Crystal Hotel

Cornish Street, Aqaba, 77110, Jordan | 3 star hotel
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Hot hot hot Aqaba

A travel blog entry by anita.russ

... with many different fish and some lovely sponges. There was a coral called the flower of the reef which masts during full moon resulting in fluorescent plumes visible at sea. This was much more like it and we all felt better. I think it is better that the boats visit these areas as they are already damaged and so hopefully it helps to protect the rest. I could not really recommend the glass bottom boat trip ...

Aqaba where the flies swarm around in their 1000s

A travel blog entry by chris-roisin

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... peninsula!!

From the ship's deck, the most prominent land mark that is visible is the tall flag mast. This has claim to be the tallest free standing flag pole in the world, along with the one in Abu Dhabi and about half a dozen other places in the world. I’m not going to get drawn in to this argument. That’s how wars start!!

The flag stands in Arab Revolt Plaza which was the scene of a great Arab victory against the Ottoman Empire in 1916.

One ...

Camels at Sunrise

A travel blog entry by gregd999

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... 600AD when Mohammed offered an alliance with the Christians living in the region, and everybody lived in harmony in the town which was then called Ayla. We explored the ruins near the sea shore, in what was a very modest sized settlement - about the size of a football field, and a major stopping point for pilgrims going to Mecca.

We then saw the second main cultural influence at the Aqaba Castle, again in ruins, which was where the Hashemite's established their city just around ...

"Have a Blessed Hajj"

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast

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Or, as this post could also be called, "True Travel Adventure: the Boat from Egypt to Jordan". After a quick breakfast and hauling my luggage to the reception in the early morning I was ready for the next leg of my trip. But not before curiosity got the better of me and I asked the hotel receptionist what a taxi to the airport would have cost had he arranged it. His answer? 50 EGP. Damnit.

The plan today was to take the boat accross the Red Sea, ...

Air Jordans

A travel blog entry by kiwislop

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... was our visit to Petra. Amazing site where Indiana Jones was filmed. I liked it better than any of the sites in Egypt but I wonder if some of that is because Egypt sucks and their sites suffered in my opinion because of it! Did I mention Egypt is a terrible country? That night we stayed in Petra town and went for a local meal and a few drinks, to celebrate a birthday for one of the group. The bar we visited is housed in a cave that dates back 2000 ...

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Location

This 3 star hotel, located on Cornish Street, Aqaba, is near Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery, Haifa University, Beit Shearim, and Technion College.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good