Ramada El Sokhna
Travel Blogs from Ain Sukhna
... pretty neat eh.
We are now entering the final part of our journey through the canal and according to the original estimate we will be entering the Mediterranean Sea at around 4 pm. We have of course been an hour ahead of schedule all day which has caused rather a lot of upset on board as lots of people missed the entry to the canal. However things were about to get very interesting. I was checking the map and showed Martin and we agreed judging by ...
... br> I have come this far without mentioning the ‘Lady in the Wheelchair’. I must warn you that this is not going to be a ‘*********’ of the less fortunate or even a schadenfreude moment. The following is purely observational and factual (OK, with maybe a little ********* at the end!!) There are a few wheel chair users on board but there is one particular lady who uses what looks like a designer model with plenty of gadgets and hooks for hanging ...
... were orchestrated by very brown Egyptian men), ate lots of desserts (full breakfast and dinner included in the price) and swam in the Red Sea.
It was AWESOME. In fact, I think I'll go back for a few days during Eid El Adha a holiday that includes lots of animal sacrifices, blood and animal parts in the street (or so I've been told).
Enjoy the pics!
... chains. As I took in that moment a 50 foot Canal Boat cruised by. On our Port side, an almost full moon was preparing to slip into the Egyptian dessert. Overall, a sight I will long remember and cherish.
Around 4 Am I came back to the cabin and lay down in my clothes, because I was still too wired to sleep. At 6:15 my iPhone clock reminded me it was time for my morning pills so I got up, took my pills and went out on the ...
... out ahead of us waiting offshore at 31º26.07’ N, 32º20.80’ E. At 1:36, I counted six to eight ships waiting with us for notice to proceed into the canal entrance channel. It was difficult to ascertain through my binoculars whether some lights were waiting ships or buildings on shore. There was a full moon out tonight, which helped aid visibility, but nonetheless some of the other ships were a good distance away and still hard to recognize.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking