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Updated: January 7, 2011 17:08 IST

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A PAGE FROM HISTORY An Omani castle. Photo: Special Arrangement
The Hindu A PAGE FROM HISTORY An Omani castle. Photo: Special Arrangement

Shop till you drop

SOTC presents the Dubai Shopping Festival at $99 for a couple for a night, with a two-night holiday in Bangkok free.

The price includes accommodation with breakfast, half-day city tour on seat-in-coach basis, desert safari and return airport transfers on seat-in-coach basis.

The offer is valid on booking for a minimum of three nights in Dubai. The Dubai Shopping Festival is from January 20 to February 20. For details, visit or call 1800-209-3344.

On a sand trail

Ezeego presents two ‘Oman Special' packages. One of the packages ‘A Journey Through Arabia', which covers Muscat, Nizwa and Sur, is for four nights and five days. It is priced at Rs. 50,711 for a person on a twin-sharing basis, and includes accommodation, transportation, services of English-speaking chauffeur, all entrance fees and fuel charges.  

The other package ‘Discover Oman' covers Muscat, Nizwa, Wahiba Sands, Khasab and Salalah. The nine-night-10-day package comes at Rs. 1,24,150 for a person on a twin-sharing basis. The cost includes accommodation, transportation, services of an English-speaking chauffeur, dinner on day four, Salalah sightseeing, all entrance fees, reservation / booking fees, full-day dhow cruise in Khasab, half-day Mountain safari, economy class airfare Muscat/ Khasab / Muscat and Muscat / Salalah / Muscat (subject to change). 

For details, call 1800-209-0800 / 0-98675-65900 or log on to

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