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Travel Blogs from Taba
... says,"Whatever you pay in Irbid". Johnny Ball Think of A Number time and 3 pops into my head. And that's what is paid.
See further news footage of what is turning into a massacre in Cairo. Guess where we should be flying tomorrow!? Nile cruise confirm it's operating. Cairo hotel confirm the airport transfer tomorrow. Hmmm. Hmmm. Hmmm.
Then Egyptian authorities declare a countrywide state of emergency. Hmmm. Hmmm. Hmmm.
Then Egyptian authorities declare a ...
... peace and quiet I don’t think there is a better place to be than Wadi Rum.
After another night I catch the bus out of Wadi Rum to the highway where I have to wait for another bus down to Aqaba. From here I will catch the ferry across to Nuwieba, Egypt on the Sinai peninsula. A Japanese friend I made at camp and I catch a taxi down to Aqaba and I am lucky enough to get a ticket for a ferry that leaves in one hour. Once ...
Day 88 – April 3 Aqaba, Jordan
Like Safaga, Aqaba is a cruise destination only for
its proximity to a popular site..in this case Petra, a site we also
toured last year. The town is larger and a bit more interesting than
Safaga, but not by much. We took a shuttle bus to town, had lunch and
checked out a few handicrap stores. I also had my locks sheared,
which ended up being ...
... was a small builing a few hundred yards away that had a fairly clean bathroom and a small cafe. When one o'clock finally rolled around the plan was that a tour guide from another tour company would sign us through as members of his group and our tickets would be changed from the morning ferry to the afternoon ferry. Unfortuantely something about this didn't sit well with the border patrol guard. He refused to accept these changes, even the harbor manager was ...
... go through an immigration before getting here…. but we were sent back to the immigration to get a stamp. The whole system is really truly ****** up in this country. There is no organisation. How can you walk to ferry without going through the immigration? Anyone can escape this country so easily. There is no signs for immigration (well at least no sign in English) and everything is so far apart including the ticket office. But hey, this is the last day ...