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TravelPod Member ReviewsAlaska Camp & Hotel Dahab
soothing and very relaxing, unmissable, dont go to egypt without it
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... than scuba, and my body wasn't cooperating. I did my super long breath hold that day though. On the second day, I freedived to 17m both by pulling the line, and again by swimming down. I could have gone deeper, but found it hard to equalize the pressure in my ears. The pressure at that depth also threw me off, my chest felt like it was getting squeezed by a pair of vices, yet at 16m I felt fine. A school of medium sized fish surrounded the line as i ascended up, ...
... on the plane back! But I also realised that the DM course opens up genuine work placements around the world, at resorts and so on. Looks like I'll have my next few holidays sorted! The daunting prospect of a lot of work to come was made a lot better by the succeeding events. Me and will went to an amazing Thai restaurant called the blue house. We sat on the roof and had spring rolls, I had a spicy tuna salad, he a curry. Very spicy but very nice. We then went back to ...
... beachy feel about it. Just what we love.
We were fitted out for snorkling gear (annoying Sydney girl got scuba gear) and headed to the water. At this point reality vanished and a dream world opened up. The blue hole is a vertical drop of some 140m and about 25-50m in diameter. The water is crystal clear, warm and full of brightly coloured schools of fish. Al and I swam for ages exploring the nooks and crannies, photographing each other and ...
... with lost time by running through military cordons and pushing his bus into the front of the queue at a petrol station. We were chased by the military police for a while and I'm not sure what would have happened if he hadn't stopped. All of these actions of course caused more delays because then everyone starts arguing and getting shouty and nothing seems to get resolved. I am not in a hurry to get anywhere so I can watch all this unfold with fascination.
... unusually for here) was abysmal but I spent 45 minutes underwater and it was great!
The first dives back in were on March 31st at sites to the south of Dahab called the Moray Garden and Golden Blocks. I have to thank my wonderful friend Sameh Sokar (who runs excellent dive trips through Scuba Seekers) for getting me back in.
So, what did we see? Well, the first dive, as I mentioned, wasn't exactly ...