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This area, often referred to as the Grand Canyon of Arabia, once supported dozens of remote mountain settlements. In the early 2000s however, the Oman Government moved all the inhabitants to less remote sites with easier access to modern services, leaving the villages to ghosts and foreign trampers.

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Comments (63)

Inge Röpke on October 8, 2013

♥Well taken…a very nice place & shot…LIKE63!!! Greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

Bassam Jayousi on October 8, 2013

Dear Panoramio Friends, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like &/ Fav.

Best wishes, Bassam


Eagle Eye Francais on July 31, 2014

Very nice adventure... Like and Favorite !

very impressive photograph and gallery, very nice photo. I added your gallery to my favorites. Friendly greetings from India , Francais

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on January 5, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bassam Jayousi
    • Camera: SONY DSC-T70
    • Taken on 2011/12/05 15:37:04
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 6.33mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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