Kumzar, Oman – November 15 2012 – Aisha Buraim Al Kumzari relaxes on a ledge in the village of Kumzar, Oman. Located in the northernmost tip of Oman, Kumzar is an isolated village in the Musandam peninsula. Because of its’ unique geographical location, locals speak a unique non-semitic language known as Kumzari. All inhabitants on the island also share the same last name. (Razan Alzayani / The National)

Aisha Buraim Al Kumzari sits on a ledge by the far end of the village of Kumzar, Oman.