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How To Make Omani Bread

Watch on YouTube A street vendor hand-makes the traditional style of Omani bread topped with cheese and egg. Runtime: 2 min.

Get To Know Musandam Peninsula, Oman

Daudi Aflaj: the Qanats of Oman

on Oman has arid climate of average rainfall less than 200 mm per year. Agricultural production in Oman is almost fully dependent on...

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Oman History: Explore the ancient Omani trading routes

Oman was a hub for trade and commerce before the first century AD, and it is this history as a bastion of trade by land, but especially by sea, that ...

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The Empty Quarter Is The Largest Sand Sea On The Planet

Ar Rub' al Khali is an erg that stretches across four countries, covers most of the Arabian Peninsula, holds half as much sand as the larger Sahara D...

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Get To Know Musandam Peninsula, Oman

The Quest for the Perfect Pad Thai

A fan of Thailand’s national dish scours Bangkok to find the greatest version – and to learn about the dish’s intriguing past. By David Farley.

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Longtail Boat Driver | Phi Phi Don, Bangkok

Watch on YouTube A quick ride in one of Thailand's famous longtail boats.


Thailand Journey

Watch on Vimeo Beautiful video tour of Thailand including scenes from Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Krabi, Phi Phi, Phuket and Ko-Yao. Runtime: 3 min.


Phang Nga Bay, Phuket, Thailand

Watch on YouTube Striking drone footage of Phang Nga Bay's famous limestone cliffs.


Thailand Koh Samui in 4K

Watch on YouTube Striking drone-level shots of the island.


Thailand’s Floating Markets Serve Up a Feast on the Water

Watch on YouTube For hundreds of years, floating markets have been at the center of communities in Thailand. Originally built along canals and rivers,...


36 Hours in Bangkok

From upstart creative spaces and obscure bars to neighborhoods where a surprising urban tranquility reigns, Bangkok remains ripe for discovery. By Se...

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Chiang Mai | The Beauty of Diversity

Watch on Vimeo Beautiful images of Chiang Mai's natural and cultural heritage. Runtime: 3 min.


An Etiquette Guide to Visiting Temples in Thailand

A few tips on protocol for exploring these sacred Buddhist places of worship. By Kelly Iverson.

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Pad Thai

Watch on YouTube A colorful introduction to Thailand's trademark stir-fried rice noodle (and all other things Thai). Runtime: 2 min.



Rebuilding Dubrovnik

The 11-month siege of the ancient walled city of Dubrovnik began in 1991, with Croatians defending themselves against the Yugoslav People's Army — t...

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