14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Bahla Fort is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site starting in 1987 and has been magnificently restored by the Sultanate of Oman. It was built in the 13th and 14th centuries and features countless rooms and a large mosque. The fort alone takes a few hours to explore.
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