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Or, as this post could also be called, "True Travel Adventure: the Boat from Egypt to Jordan". After a quick breakfast and hauling my luggage to the reception in the early morning I was ready for the next leg of my trip. But not before curiosity got the better of me and I asked the hotel receptionist what a taxi to the airport would have cost had he arranged it. His answer? 50 EGP. Damnit.
The plan today was to take the boat accross the Red Sea, ...
Day 51 Aqaba, Jordan
The sun was shining and the skies were so blue, the mountains nearby. After breakfast we decided to take the shuttle into town and look for the spa that was recommended to us. I needed to have my nails done and a pedicure.
We went to the Jenna Spa and I had an appointment for 10a. Men were not allowed into the spa at all, so Rich took his own tour by himself around Aqaba. It is friendly enough, but some of the ...
The ferry ride from Nuweiba Egypt to Aqaba Jordan was a bit warm and smelly and 3-hours long. The Egyptian departure hall seemed dormant at first until we found the immigration officer sleeping in his office, we had to wake him up. On the way to the ferry I twisted my ankle really badly and it swole up like a watermelon, how will I cope hobbling around with a backpack?!
... in Dubai.
There is lots of very poor areas as well as the rich.
Just like everywhere else we visit.
We saw 4 countrys at the same time at one part. Egypt, Israel, Saudi & Jordan.
We also saw Iraq & Syria.
He took us to the beach - wouldn't like to go swimming as they were sunbaking on stones and the heat was in the 40's.
Have you ever been in a cab when the driver bought you a Coke?
He stopped at ...
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). ...
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
- Very very quiet resort and surrounding area
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