Dating omani women
It is also seen in the style of some mosques and minarets with their slim and ornate shapes, as well as in public buildings such as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Qurm.
Ethnic, sectarian, or linguistic conflict rarely occurs in Oman although tribal disputes are not unknown.
At the same time, Oman's presence on the Indian Ocean has fostered a long maritime tradition which has enriched the culture through the settlement of many Baluchis (the Indo-Iranian people of Baluchistan) along the northern coast and the interaction with East African cultures.
Traditionally, Oman's capital was located in the interior but Muscat (Masqat), now the principal seaport, has served as the capital since the beginning of the nineteenth century.
They break their fast with coffee and dates followed shortly thereafter by a ritual meal, often shared with family and close friends, of elaborate foods heavy in oils and spices. A large percentage of Omanis live in rural areas and many others own land and property in the countryside even though they live and work in the towns.
Many of those in the countryside are self-sufficient farmers and fishermen.