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Oman II

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The sultanate of Oman can be divided into three climatic zones: the coastal area of the north, in Muscat, subtropical climate prevails. In central Oman, with its deserts and gravel plains, dry climate is dominant. The south from June to September it is a tropical climate under the influence of the southwest monsoon. The predominant image of the Arabian landscape …

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Oman I

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Oman overlooks the Arabian Sea, the Sea of Oman and the Arabian Gulf. It has terrain encompassing desert, riverbed oases and long coastlines. Wahiba Sands is a region of dunes inhabited by Bedouins. The port capital, Muscat, is home to the massive, contemporary Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. The Rub‘ al Khali is the largest contiguous sand desert in the world …

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