- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... the lobby at 3 to check out. We payed our drinks bill which wasn't quite as bad as we were expecting, then went and chilled in the bar with the others while we waited for an hour and a half until it was time to leave. Wish we could have just stayed in bed! When it was time we payed for the drinks we had just had, then left the ship. We got back in the van, and went to find an ATM before starting the journey back to Cairo. But all the ATMs we tried weren't working!! We ended up ...
... Hala makes sure we see everything important. We have been on the move since 4 A.M.…and it isn’t even Noon yet. Even so, we load back on the bus and head for our home for the next four days…the Sun Boat III.
I like the Sun Boat immediately. The ship is 200 feet long with 18 cabins that accommodate 36 people. It is neither too big nor too small. It drafts only 4.6 feet which makes it perfect for Nile travel. Our ten ...
... and the Temple of Hatchepsut, the Queen often depicted as a man so she could rule as Pharoah. The approach to this temple is very striking, as it seems to rise out of the desert like a mirage. It would have been nicer to see if I didn't have hawkers offering me 'two million legless chickens' for my Mum, but the rest of the group were happy as while the hawkers were bothering me they weren't bothering them so I smiled sweetly, chatted away and took one for the ...
... be strange men lurking in the shadows which was very creepy. We were very pleased to be back on the bus.
Back at the hotel Al and I had a very delish candlelight dinner together by the pool. A lit up Valley of the Kings across the river formed a very romantic backdrop. After dinner it was pack up time and a trip to the train station to catch the sleeper train back to Cairo. We boarded the train, set up the bunks and slept like logs. ...