The Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition is made up of a museum and planetarium. It is a testimonial to the wonders of modern science, the progress of man and the fascinating nature of our universe. Set up in 1979 the centre is one of Oman’s most iconic attractions. Just as fabulous are the luxurious hotels Muscat is home to where tradition meets modern elegance. A typical example is the Ruwi Hotel located within the heart of Muscat City centre.
This fine example of a Muscat hotel sits within the business and commercial district of Oman; it is also well placed for touring Muscat’s main attractions. Located within a traditional fortress style building the hotel is home to a 100 elegant duplex suites and luxury rooms. Each abode is carefully made up of traditional furniture and the best in modern facilities. Space is the main factor within the hotel rooms leaving you a relaxed ambiance to enjoy your time in Muscat. Ideal for the business or leisure traveller Ruwi Hotel has a number of classy restaurants as well as conference rooms and a range of business and leisure facilities. Expect international standards of service and true Omani style hospitality when staying at this best Muscat hotel just minutes from the Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre.
The exhibition is well worth a visit; centred on the dynamics of gas and petroleum as well as the important role gas and petroleum plays in the history of Oman; the place is made up of various exhibits. Six displays take you through the process of how petroleum is discovered, extracted purified and segmented into the end products. You will also get a taste of all modern technology used in these procedures as well as an insight to future plans.
When staying at a well-placed Muscat resort you are awarded with a chance to experience the Omani desert on safaris into the mountains as well as experience culture and tradition at places like the Grand Mosque and ancient Portuguese forts.
Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world.Google+