Pensee Azur Resort
Travel Blogs from El Quseir
... There is a large paddle and tennis balls, a bit like tennis only smaller scaled.
We tried playing and actually liked it. So much better than walking as we are moving around and having more fun.
We took our last memory class and it was how to remember names. We will try this, but not hoping for much.
... number of us are taking meclazine to ward off sea sickness. It is nice and calm when we are at a dive sight as i would never have been able to work on the computer when under way.
We hear there are still demonstrations in Cairo but that seems far away from us now. I will sign off as the divers should be popping up soon. I understand this is it for the internet for a couple of days.
5:30 sun rise. 6am yoga. 10:30 boat ropes, very relaxing pulling down 5-10 breathing perfected, finning down no good. Lunch. 2pm dive, relax in shallows with 5-10, breath = buoyancy, 8m rope, warm ups pulling down, sled fun, but hurt my ears, practice finning down, saw lion fish, puffa fish, blue spotted ray, camo cod. Ice cream. Dinner. Drinks at office, vodka, tequilla, haka, ...
... Pile onto mini vans. Heaps of half built resorts. Our resort = amazing, Marsa Shagra village, eco-tourist resort. Royal tent 10, tents along shore. Head to 'the office' small bar by shore, beer. Dinner, buffet feast, amazing restaurant, back to office, not quite full ...
... Luckily our guide Khaled was very determined and decided we could manage it despite the waves (good call).
Because it was a bit rough, visibility wasn't too good and when we'd dropped off the reef table and descended a few metres, I was wondering how we were going to find the dugong if she wasn't being cooperative.
Khaled had warned us that sometimes you can spend most of your dive swimming over the sea grass and not find her - but I was keeping all my fingers and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet