Travel Blogs from Luxor
Jimkbarton stayed here on Mar 26, 2010 during their trip titled: Egypt 2010.
Yes, I did...
I arrived in Aswan and - as it was hot - I found out, that I have left home for two and a half weeks to join that great adventure trip of my friends Marvin & Nicole (Cape-to-Cairo and futher to Germany!).
* change horrible hotel
* better one has roof-top pool
* friends arrived fron Sudan
* souq is …
Tuesday 13 August 2002 The bus pulled into the Luxor station about 7 AM. Parted with Amanda and Greg and surprisingly did not bump into them again. The Horus Hotel was a short walk from the bus station. Checked the room and rates and badly in need of some sleep, I checked in and stayed there till Friday. Met Karin lady from Germany who had local …
... to sleep for another couple of hours or so, there was a rest stop. We got off and stretched our cramped legs, then I got back on while Darren stayed outside for a bit. Apparently while he was out there he watched some guys trying to get a camel off a trailer who didn't want to move, so they actually pushed it right off and it landed on its side! Apparently it was screaming something shocking too, the poor thing! So cruel! We left not long later, and I got maybe an hour of sleep, and Darren got ...
... the 63 known tombs, about 20 of the tombs contained kings. Tutankhamun's tomb is here.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHorus Hotel Luxor
I would advise not to stay here especially if you are to get up early for the trip to Abu Simbel in the morning. There is a nightclub on the top floor that is open all night and into the morning. It is very loud. I stay in hostels all the time so I am used to the odd noise now and again but this was just too much. On the good side was the price and you get a room with your own bathroom.
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