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Today we came to Safaga,our Port in Egypt,on the Red Sea, for our visit to Luxor,and the Valley Of The Kings.
A stunning sight on a warm, sunny morning, our first views of the barren ,rocky mountains,a backdrop to the Port ,which is not huge ,but of great importance for grain imports from all over the world,and exporting much to Saudi Arabia and other places near and far. The surrounds do not grow a thing,its a barren wasteland just ...
We only saw Safaga from the ship's window's or deck. It wasn't easy for me to get out as the taxi's were limited to come no closer than a 15 minute walk and the temperature was 95F/35C and I couldn't walk it in 15 min on the best of days.
Kent decided that seeing the Valley of the Kings ...
... is now much hotter and will take a bit of getting used to, especially after two days in the air conditioned cabin. Will venture out to some of the parts of the ship that we have not yet visited this trip, while things are quiet and most people are off on ...
... of chocolate cake. I ate my sail-away snack and then headed downstairs to my cabin at 11:34 to get ready for bed as the lights of Safaga faded away in the distance.
Read in bed for about half an hour, then lights out at 12:23 a.m.
I’m looking forward to six days at sea! :-) Egypt and Jordan have been phenomenal. I had a great last five days of tours and crossing the Suez Canal; now it’ll be so nice to have some down time for the rest of the cruise. ...
... the bike after her accident this was no joke and the one made me blow a gasket and I gave him a full roundhouse flat hand across the face, boy it felt good. Did I achieve anything by doing this, probably not but for a brief moment I snapped, anyway it made me feel like I got one back on these buggers. After setting up camp and filling in paperwork we went for an early dinner in town, cheap local cuisine that filled the ...
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