UAE and Oman

A Westerner's Experience

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.

Mark Twain

Flying over the Red Sea enroute to UAE.

Arabian Desert

Riyad and I at his home in Abu Dhabi.

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Bani Hashim Mosque

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Riyad looks at Grand Mosque in distance.

Omani Shore

Muscat Castle, Oman

Omani vegetable merchant.

Omani merchant and radishes

Shrimp, Muttrah Fish Market, Oman

Riyad is fitted for Kimmah.

Detail of handmade dagger in Muttrah Souk.

Turkish Coffee at Kargeen.

Our driver, Shamis.

Three-day-old Camel

Razeen Desert

Camel Men at Central Market

Next

Date Palms, Al Ain Oasis

Light Show at Dubai Fountain

Light Show at Dubai Fountain

Dubai from window seat.

This trip came about so I could visit my friend of 40 years, Riyad Abuhaliga, and so I could scout for a photo workshop I'll lead there next year. If you'd like to be added to the notification list for this trip, send me an email: raddrew@gmail.com. Http://www.RadDrewPhotography.com

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