Ramada El Sokhna
Travel Blogs from Ain Sukhna
... 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!
... every few hundred yards were in competition with each other with their Sermons. Quite a noise coming from the speakers, but a few residents continued their daily lives without taking any notice of it.
We passed under a bridge which apparently links Africa to Europe (I don’t exactly know how, but that is what we were told), and was 2.4 miles wide. The weather was warm in the sun, but very cool in the shade, and it ...
... which was just after 2 PM, we were approaching Port Said and the end of our transit. It has been a very long day. As I finish this report it is 4 PM and we are a considerable distance out into the Mediterranean. Tonight is “dress-up” night in the main dining room so I guess I better dust off my best bib and tucker, hit the shower and get dressed.
Next: Piraeus and Athens with a visit to one of our favorite ...
... 9 a.m. to witness the lakes crossing did not happen. I was so tired and kept falling back asleep, finally waking up at 11:17. The captain had come on the intercom at 9:45 to advise that we are presently fifth in a southbound convoy and should be exiting the canal about 1 p.m. I figured I’d watch the last two hours or so.
I went downstairs to the helipad on Deck 5 to sit in the blazing sun as we cruised along this narrow waterway artificially dug ...
... br> The tour guide kept up a running commentary, giving us as much information as she could while trying to keep it light and interesting. She handed out photostat copies of facts and figures, which helped in our crash course on the history of Egypt, the people, the religions, the Pharoahs, the Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Museum, hieroglyphics, what to expect at the tour sights, how to handle dodgy sales people, and to be very careful about taking a camel or a ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking