You can find supermarkets or at least small shops in every town. The prices in the UAE are higher than in most parts of the world. It’s a bit cheaper in Oman.
You can find “water refill stations” at most petrol stations or mosques. Sometimes even in the neighborhoods. So you don’t have to worry to run out of water.
For sure try the different kind of dates. They’re delicious and a great energy source. Also have some Omani coffee but don’t drink too much of it. It’s strong and can cause you sleepless nights.
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The desert in the UAE seems entirely fenced but if you find a hole you can find amazing camp spots behind the sand dunes.
Chris Fritze is a globetrotter, challenge seeker, micro-adventurer, sports enthusiast, hobby photographer and filmmaker from Flensburg, Germany. His passion are low budget travels. Since 2008 he visited more than 50 countries on four continents. Currently he’s traveling the world on a bicycle.