Just adore Oman.

Footsteps of a Wanderer

The stunning backdrop of last week’s mammoth Wadi Bih Run triggered memories of many fantastic camping trips in the area and inspired me to share my recommendations now before the weather heats up and renders a night under the stars unbearable.

Where to go

There are some great places to camp here depending on whether you prefer to wake up to mountains, desert or beaches. Some of my favourites are across the border and into Oman, including the area around and into Wadi Bih, although with the recent changes to the visa situation, this is now more difficult and hotel/tour group bookings are needed in advance to cross the border at Dibba.

What to take

Call me a wimp but after several initial uncomfortable camping trips, I have revised my camping checklist to include some key essentials:

  • A pop-up tent (less time faffing with a tent, more to sit with a V&T…

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Far from the madding crowds…

It’s a widely held view that a woman traveling alone is in want of a traveling companion.


Travelling alone has resulted in some of the most rewarding adventures and experiences in my life.

Here I hope to share the ups, the downs and the fabulous of travelling solo.

Enjoy the ride!