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... regions of Jordan. The result is that as westerners we are constantly stared at and it can often be uncomfortable and even creepy. So outside of the diving, the last few days have mostly been spent lounging around the hotel pool, smoking sheesha, and just generally baking in the 40+ degree heat.
Tomorrow it's back to Amman for a couple more days before catching our flight out of Jordan.
... in such a beautiful area. Still a fun day & nice to have some warmer weather. It has been such extremes - from cool to cold in the mountains to warm by the seas - Jordan is certainly a country of contrasts.
Following the Red Sea swim, we sadly finished our last day of cycling - a mere 26 kms on flat desert road - and packed up our bikes to board trucks to head into the desert in Wadi Rum for a night of camping in goat hair huts with the Bedouins. A ...
Another early morning minibus ride down to the desert of Wadi Rum. I have not booked anything and hopefully I can show up and find a deal to camp out in the desert. Some other people on the bus are going with the Bedouin Meditation camp and he offers me a good price for just camping and food so I join them out to the edge of Wadi Rum. It’s a red desert with towering mountains of sandstone, although I have never been I think it ...
Saturday, June 25 We say farewell to Bethlehem and travel down to the area of the Dead Sea, where we tour Masada and Jericho. In the afternoon we swim/float on the Dead Sea. We then bus to the Southern tip of Israel at Eilat, cross over the border to Egypt, and overnight at Taba, just across the border at the Sol y Mar Sea Star Hotel (www.solymar.com). ...
... us up onto our camels. Erwin and I had white ones; Martin had a handsome chocolate one and the others had camel colored ones. They all looked pretty fit except for one with a huge patch of hair missing. We set off tied to one another....three or four to a group. Erwin, as an experienced camel rider, wasn't tied to anyone and his camel chose to walk by itself. These saddles were slightly different from others I have ridden on and had pommels front ...
Other places to stay in Taba
Taba Beach, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $91
Km. 14 Taba - Nuweiba Intl. Road, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $60
- Worst hotel i have ever stayed in
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Taba Golden Coast, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $67
- Wonderful time just returned 04 Nov 2004
- Super Holiday
- Egyptian Hospitality
Km 10 Taba-Nuwibaa Road, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $43
- Really lovely place if you like a restful break!!!
- Horrible hotel
- Quiet but enjoyable
Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $66
- Value for money !!!
- Excellent holiday
Km 2, Taba International Road, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $65
Wadi Mahashy El Ala, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $78
Taba Golden Coast, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $47
Taba Nuweiba Road km 1, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $74