Tag - Boat

DHOW FACTORY

We arrived in the city of Sur in the Gulf of Oman. Once famous for dhow-building, Sur’s boatyards are still functioning and open to visitors (๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ1 OMR). By the sixth century, Sur had become an essential center for trade with East Africa. Later, its reach expanded all across the...

THE TELEMARK CANAL

We took a half-day boat trip to explore The Telemark Canal waterway system. It was carved into the rock over 100 years ago. When the canal was completed in 1892, it was called the “eighth wonder”. The canal connects the coast of Telemark with the interior through eight locks...