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Daudi Aflaj: the Qanats of Oman
on researchgate.net Oman has arid climate of average rainfall less than 200 mm per year. Agricultural production in Oman is almost fully dependent on...
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 ...
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...
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.
Longtail Boat Driver | Phi Phi Don, Bangkok
Watch on YouTube A quick ride in one of Thailand's famous longtail boats.
Watch on Vimeo Beautiful video tour of Thailand including scenes from Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Krabi, Phi Phi, Phuket and Ko-Yao.
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.
36 Hours in The Golden Triangle, Thailand
Find a grotto for peaceful contemplation and commune with the elephants in this once-remote region (includes video). By Donald Frazier.
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,...
Bangkok’s Most Expensive Street Food Is Totally Worth It
Chefs and restaurateurs sing Raan Jay Fai's praises and patrons queue up nightly for heaping portions of phad kee mao talay (drunken noodles with sea...
A Train Runs Through It: Thailand’s Most Dangerous Market
Watch on YouTube In Samut Songkhram, about an hour southwest of Bangkok, is Maeklong Railway Market, one of the largest produce and seafood markets in...
36 Hours in Bangkok
From upstart creative spaces and obscure bars to neighborhoods where a surprising urban tranquillity reigns, Bangkok remains ripe for discovery. By S...
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.
Watch on YouTube A colorful introduction to Thailand's trademark stir-fried rice noodle (and all other things Thai). Runtime: 2 min.
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...