- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... new since the Red Sea is known for it's diving. The first time it was Angela, Jade, Kati and I all for our first time and Melissa for her umpteenth time! After getting fitted in gear we were off to the beach. The first little area was murky since it had rained and the sand was stirred up so it was a little unnerving to learn to calmly breath under water, holding the hand of an unknown man and try to relax without clearly seeing ...
... Adventurers or risk-takers can opt to take a horse &cart, then camel (which Liz did), but even that places you at a new danger level, I enjoyed the walk anyway and savoured the incredible twists & turns to finally arrive through a small opening in the 100ft cliffs towering about to BOOM - the site of this monumental building carved straight in the sheer coloured granite cliffs -2/4000 years old, ...
... 8217; or just smiled.
No city worth its weight in gold would be complete without a mosque around which everything else is centred. Cutting through the veg and meat souk, the road opened out to reveal Al Hussein Bin Ali Mosque, small by comparison to some of the mosques we have witnessed on this trip but still a magnificent sight. The white mosque had a single dome and one minaret. Ornate patterns, as with all mosques adorned the outer upper walls each series of patterns ...
... every second shop seemed to be selling shoes. We were continually amazed by the amount of rubbish that is left lying around on the streets. Shop owners throw empty cardboard boxes out and they just pile up, along with cigarette butts (because all men seem to smoke) and empty drink containers. No one seems to care about using garbage bins. By this stage it was getting pretty warm (about 33 C) so we headed ...
The day started a 6am with a beautiful but cold morning we had a simple but yummy breakfast of omelette in flat bread and a cup of tea or four. Once the Germans got up we started packing and getting organised for a camel ride back to Wadi Rum village. Okla only just managed to wake up before we were ready to go. He had a biggish night I think. We got on the camels, the Germans were still not ready, so we set off without them. As the sun ...