Muscat (مسقط) is the capital and the biggest city in Oman and has about 750,000 inhabitants. It is located in the northern part of the country along the coast roughly where the Indian Ocean meets the Persian Gulf. The city is one of the oldest cities in the entire Middle East and people have been living here for almost 2000 years.
From the Muscat Travel Guide
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Location was perfect, residence was beautiful and such an awesome host! I couldn't recommend to stay anywhere better in Oman. Located on the beachfront in Muscat, in a modern villa it was the best way to see the beauty of Oman. Make sure you rent a car to take you around though as restaurants and cafes are only a 5 min drive away. ... more
. Muscat is a pretty crazy. Muscat proper is really actually only about the size of downtown Chagrin Falls, not large at all. The city Muscat refers a 50 km stretch all along the Omani coast including Muttrah, Ruwi ...
Posted in Rock the Casbah 2007 by mc327503
We approached Muscat at dawn, eager to visit the Sultanate of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said. One of his seven palaces is here at the shoreline. Above the tiny walled city of Muscat ...
Posted in MORE SERENITY FOR THE CHAPLAIN AND ME by Swenigale