Club Red Sea Dive Centre
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... I can hold my breath underwater for 2min 54sec. Pretty cool huh! Freediving physiology, namely the "mammalian dive reflex", is fascinating. Some reflexes which help freediving are our heart rate halves after a few minutes of not breathing. Blood rushes from our limbs to our core to give more blood to the brain. Our spleen releases blood when the brain sends the signal it's oxygen starved, providing a one-time boost. We have nerves on our temples which enable us to hold ...
... hotel until he gets there, if they exist that is. If they don't its ok, anyone who's stayed in the seahorse begins to value the more basic things in life (water, a bed, a roof, a lack of fleas, good sanitation, a lack of supermosquito mosquitos). I may even shave! Shock horror. My beard is starting to become quite substantial... As is my normal hair! I am not getting a haircut out here, I will not subject my hair to the crazy Egyptian methods! So when I get back it's going to ...
... and more convenient. It was called Red Sea Relax - hopefully it would deliver on its name. We got a room in an apartment of theirs that was just behind the main complex. Basic but fine and very cheap. The pool was great - we alternated between book reading and swimming occasionally getting off our butts to venture for food. Our second day there we went to the Blue Hole on a snorkelling trip with Lorraine - a British expat. It was excellent. We were transported out ...
... bus. We began to move again.
Well that was a little intense. After that I had trouble getting back to sleep and was satisfied watching the craggy peaks of the Sinai desert pass me by. I guess they have to be careful in this area. In terms of terrorists it is quite an active region. There have been several local attacks on westerners in the Sinai and the border between Egypt and Israel is often disrupted as it joins the Gaza Strip further to the west.
GOOD GRIEF! (as Charlie Brown would say)We were SO glad to be back in Israel after our stay in Egypt that we could have kissed the ground. Jords said she was so glad she felt like crying!! We saw a busload heading over the border to Egypt as we went to our car and we said" NO!!! Don't do it!” (not that they could hear us).
Anyway, more of that later! A few days to catch up on….
Monday we had to check out of our apartment and make our way down to the ...