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Dec 14, 2003 - Oman - Readjusting to Modern Civilization

The call to prayer echoes throughout the city and for a moment I think I'm back in Indonesia. But then I look out the window, see the dry desert-like landscape and know that this isn't the lush green vegetation of Indonesia ... I'm in the Middle East. ******** My friends and former Calgary neighbors, Al & Melinda, have been working in Muscat for a number of years. They invited me to visit since I was technically "in the neighborhood", so I made a brief pit stop into Oman on my way back to Canada. Muscat is so clean and organized, a real...

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