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As I said in an earlier post, today we’ve been in Muscat, Oman. We’ve actually docked in the port area of Moutra – I think that’s how it’s spelt (it seems to vary). This is a classic bay with a dock area at one end, shops, mosques and a Souk around the centre of the […]

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I wrote this morning about the immigration process, so I’ll go on from there. Given the poor weather I stayed on the ship until lunchtime. I then took the shuttle bus (as usual), which once again goes to – a mall. (The ‘Abu Dhabi’ mall). This is quite close to the main downtown area, albeit […]

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…. which is in Bahrain, before you ask! And Bahrain is of course a different country from the UAE; it’s the Kingdom of Bahrain and it has its own currency, etc. We docked at Khalifa port at just before 9 o’clock. As before I didn’t have an excursion booked, I just went ashore using the […]

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Oceana is still in Dubai today so I went ashore. I used the P&O shuttle bus to the Dubai Mall (which I gather is the regular shuttle bus dropping-off point), and then went on to Dubai Marina by public transport. This post is to describe how the shuttle service worked, and some details of using […]

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