Oscar Hotel

El Barka Street, Aswan, Nile River Valley, Egypt | Hotel
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This hotel is located on El Barka Street, Aswan.
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Travel Blogs from Aswan


A travel blog entry by carolwahs on Aug 28, 2014

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We finally arrived in Aswan at 10 am to a very hot and dry atmosphere. After booking into our hotel we had a felucca ride on the Nile and lunch with a Nubian family in their home. It was lovely. Sailing down the Nile we passed by the Agha Khan Mausoleum and Kitchener Island known for its exotic plants and botanical garden,named after Horatio Kitchener British General who planted some of the plants 100years ago. The Felucca dropped ...

Boats in the Desert

A travel blog entry by kim.orlesky on Aug 23, 2014

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... island, which was later flooded when the Egyptian government built a dam along the Nile. Unesco was then brought in and helped to remove the entire temple, brick-by-brick, most of it submerged under water, and rebuilt the entire site at a new, higher location to protect it from further damage. The temple is dedicated to Isis, the goddess of love, and her image is all over the walls. Throughout the centuries the Christians turned it into their temple, and ...

The Asiatics, Fred Prokosch, part 3

A travel blog entry by thesunroseclear on Jul 26, 2014

... but dreadful disease which distended the body to three times its size and turned it into a golden pink.

I sat down beside the pool and began to contemplate on the uncertainties of life and the vanity of human wishes. I listened painstakingly, like a man's fingers groping in an unlit room, to make sure that the silence was absolute. Yes, it was absolute. They're huge, these hills. Huge and old, immensely so. But is there anything ...

Egypt - Day 11: Aswan

A travel blog entry by dorlina on Dec 12, 2013

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... 1USD for their goods but when you entered the shop. The price is totally different. It is also really common that they made you pay higher for the price you have agreed before any dealings like renting a boat or taking a taxi. I don’t mind spending $ but dislike their dishonesty to lure customers. You may meet the best people but also the most dishonest people in Egypt. Egypt is really a country you may love & hate.

Abu Simbel

A travel blog entry by kyajade on Nov 13, 2013

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... some kind of argument going on out the front between our driver, Ramzy, some other guys and a whole lot of policemen with guns. We were a bit nervous as we didn't know what was going on, but eventually Ramzy came back in and told us there was an environmental officer there trying to get the police to write a report against our driver for washing his car, because apparently for tourism vehicles its illegal to wash your car anywhere except at a petrol station! Crazy ...