Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Too much fawning dhimmitude in Oman

Sunday, April 15, 2012
by Helen Raine

Too much banana in Oman
I don’t know whether something was lost in translation, but our guide claimed the town of Birkat al Mawz was called ‘too much banana’.
To avoid offending any Muslim sensibilities in the pretty village, I’d donned an appropriately modest long dress for the visit.
More offence avoidance at Times of Malta