Bob Marley House Hostel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBob Marley House Hostel Luxor
very cheap hostel. We spend 50EP staying two nights. Nice staff and you are allowed to use the shower even after you checked out :)
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... off and hiked up to the area where the tombs are, each one marked with a simple sign and a simple brick or stone entryway. The Tourism Department rotates which tombs are open at any given time in order to reduce the impact on the artwork inside, so once we arrived we were told which 3 Waleed recommended we see. Tour guides are not allowed to lecture inside so we were able to wander on our own, for once.
We visited three tombs, Ramses the III, Mam-etha, and Ramses the ...
... leaving the other looking quite disproportionate. At least us Brits didn’t go about nicking valuable and historic artefacts from our Colonial cousins!
The French certainly left their mark on both temples. In a disastrous example of an “it seemed like a good idea at the time” moment, French excavators in 1899, decided to allow the Nile’s waters to flood through the Karnak complex to wash away the salt filled soil which was ...
... Valley of the Queens for something different - the village and tombs of the artisans who created all the art for the tombs of the kings. The two tombs we visit here have some of the most vibrant colors we have seen so far. After a quick photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon we ferry across the river again to have lunch on our ship. We begin cruising before lunch, and settle in for a truly restful afternoon aboard. We ...
... it is you are seeing.
From what I have seen Luxor is perfectly safe. I have not felt unsafe once since we arrived. The locals are just so thrilled to see tourists that they are incredibly welcoming and friendly.
I will continue to update this blog day by day as our trip progresses but, in the meantime if you would like to contact any of the people who are taking care of us I will provide contact details.
You can have a look at our wonderful tour ...
... the view while we cruised along for a couple of hours before reaching the next stop of Edfu. Life along the Nile was incredible. Lots of agriculture, kids swimming on the banks, buffaloes washing and fishermen fishing. It was really pleasant cruising along, chatting to Islam, getting to know him and the life that he has had growing up in Egypt. He was just lovely and we gave him a koala when we said good bye at the end of the day. The cruise ship docked at Edfu at around ...