Tag Archive for: Muscat

Photo of the day 19062010

In the City, by Aude-Emilie Dorion

This was taken in Muscat, Oman on December, 2009. Muscat means ‘anchorage’, and the sea continues to constitute a major part of the city: it brings people on cruise ships and goods in containers to the historic ports of Old Muscat and Mutrah. Award…
Perfume Shop, by Aude-Emilie Dorion

Perfume Shop, by Aude-Emilie Dorion

In the souks of the capital Muscat, there are always dozens of perfume shops, where you can find women in full-length abayas (overgarments), their eyes blackened with kohl, giggle and chatter as they sample scents, the most wonderful heritage…