Oman safest Arab country for female tourists; second in the world: Survey

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Oman topped the list of the best tourist destinations in the Arab world for women with regard to their security and safety and was second internationally after Luxembourg according to a survey conducted by German International network also known as Expat Insider.

Sixty-one per cent of the expats surveyed consider political stability as the best advantage in Oman while 94 per cent said Oman is a quiet and peaceful country with natural beauty and friendly people.

At the global level, Luxembourg secured the first place and Norway the third place, followed by New Zealand, Switzerland, Finland, Singapore, Denmark, the UAE and Canada.

The annual survey report is one of the most comprehensive reports in the world.

“The credit for this achievement is due to services and policies and the values of tolerance and coexistence that prevail in Omani society,” the report said.

The ranking is based on quality of life, work, cost of living among others while considering peace political stability. The results are based on the responses of 85,555 women surveyed.

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