Because Zambia continues to be an oasis of peace, the nation has become a fertile ground for refugees.
In a city teeming with traffic and tourists, it is a glorious oasis of calm.
A short walk out of the centre brings you to the cool stone walls of the cloistered courtyard, a welcome oasis of calm away from the busy city streets.
Located around the semiartificial Lake Pichola, it's an oasis in the desert state of Rajasthan.
If you are creating large or longer hanging dried flower arrangements, two or more bricks of oasis can be fixed together by running strong wires through the plastic container.
This flower was unique, there was only one desert in all of Hotep and only one oasis within that desert.
On the second floor is a hidden oasis which provides a peaceful yet exotic environment.
Now surrounded by the homes and businesses of ever-expanding Swindon, it has taken on a new lease of life as an oasis of calm and beauty.
Lots of cool bridges, rocks and waterfalls make this a small oasis in the concrete jungle.
They needed to stay on the pathway that led towards the only oasis in the desert and to the only village strong enough to live in this heat.