Welcome to ExpatWoman Oman!
ExpatWoman.com is the best community website for all the information you need about living in Muscat and Oman. If you are wondering things like… Should we move to Muscat? Where will we live in Oman? Which school should I send our children to? What will life be like in Muscat? How can I get a job in Oman? How will we meet other expats in Oman? What events are happening in Muscat? You are in the right place!
Let us be your Oman guide. The ExpatWoman.com website is written by women, for women- for expats living in or relocating to Oman. We want to enable expats to connect, participate and share and have a great Information Forum
for this- where you can look for advice and help others too.
Schools In Oman
Choosing a school for your little ones can be a daunting task and one of the top worries for many expats- don't panic! We've got a whole section dedicated to education in Oman. The section features all the many nurseries, kindergartens, primary and secondary schools, colleges and universities. There is a wide choice and the educational standard is high.
Families In Oman
Want to know about living with your family whilst living in Muscat & Oman? Family life as an expat can be great fun and interesting times. We've got everything you need to know in this section from pregnancy and birth advice, all things to do with your toddlers, what kind of plants you'll find in your garden and more! This will help you find ideas and the info you need to kick start your life.
Pets & Vets
Are you bringing your pets to Oman or looking to adopt a furry friend in Muscat? Want to know about local vets and their services in Oman? Looking to rescue an abandoned animal or foster? Looking for a vet in Muscat? Want info on turtles in Oman? Want to learn about protecting the natural habitat of Oman's wildlife? Would you like to volunteer to help a pet charity or a shelter?
Muscat Restaurants & More!
If you are wondering where to eat in Oman you're in the right place! We've got all the fab restaurants listed for you as well as meal deals, offers and happenings in the Muscat culinary scene. We have 100s of inspirational recipes covering everything from gluten free cookery to Arabic cuisine and a Cookery & Baking section with tons of top cooking tips and ideas. There's also sections on healthy eating and diets.
Events in Oman
Need to know what's going on in Muscat? We've got all the top events listed for you here. Everything from Mums & Tots mornings to the great sporting, music and cultural events you can go to. it's important to keep yourself busy when you're an expat and make sure you are socialising and making friends- we don't want anyone getting lonely! Let us help you get your social diary filled up and get you out and about!
Expat Clubs & Societies
When you move to a new county it's really important to start building your social network, find friends and have some hobbies- we don't want you feeling lonely or bored! It can be hard being away from family and friends. There are so many clubs in Oman that you can join- from country clubs to gardening clubs from sports clubs to reading groups and everything in between... we've got them all here for you.
Expat Life In Oman
If you're looking to find about more about Oman you are in the right place. We take a look at everything from the climate and geography to what it is like to live in Muscat. The Sultanate of Oman could be the Arabian Peninsula’s most rewarding destination. A stirring history that combines the great sweep of Bedouin tradition with some extraordinary forts and amazing scenery and more!
There is a lot to see and do in Oman from historical sites, museums and buildings to shops, parks, entertainment zones and fun activities! There are some amazing sights to be seen! You can travel off the beaten track and visit old villages, ruined forts and explore the mile upon mile of untouched coast line on Oman. Take a look here to see the sights you must not miss out on.
Muscat Living Area Guide
If you are wondering where to live in Muscat or fancy a move to a different neighbourhood, we've got all the information for you here. We take a closer look at areas like Ruwi, Madinat Sultan Al Qaboos (MSQ), Al Ghubrah and more. We look at which schools are in the areas, which shops, if there are any parks and what kind of accommodation type there is there for you.
Top Tips For Life In Oman
We've got a special FAQs section packed full of information about life in Muscat and Oman as an expat. Everything is covered from how to get your RP, where can you get your driving licence from, what are the alcohol laws, how to get a maid, what charities to volunteer for, where can you play golf- and so much more! It's updated frequently so that we can give you the best info.
Oman Information Forum
Join our site to become a member and you can post way on our information forum- or you can read without being a member. It's full of real and useful information from other women who live in Oman and helps you get those niggly questions answered from people with first hand experience on expat life in Oman. Visit our forum to join in the conversation today.
We Need You!
We're always looking for fresh new content on the site so if you'd like to see your words published on any expat life topic- from where to live in Oman, things to do in Muscat, hidden treasures in Oman, tops tips for living in Muscat, gardening, pets or news about your charity or group event. Just get writing! Email firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get you online v. soon!