Shafa Abha Hotel
Travel Blogs from Abha
... this region because it is very mountainous. It's not as far from the ocean as Riyadh, so it also had much more humidity and vegetation. The scenery was spectacular almost everywhere my tour group went. Also, coming from the very ...
... 10 PM flight. And a few hours of waiting later, Saudia delayed the flight, first until 12:05 AM, then to 12:30 or so. If you've ever spent time waiting in an airport, you can imagine 7 1/2 hours of it. Particularly in an airport as dire as Abha Regional. No facilities, no stores, a single cafeteria-type setup selling a couple of dried-up sandwiches, some sketchy baked goods, chocolate bars and cigarettes. Oh, yes. ...
... and started taking pieces that are today in British Museums. In 1903 the Austrian came and did the same thing and of course, the pieces are in Austria. The Turks then started doing the digging and a man who Iris met found Aphrodite and it was his life passion to do this city. Unfortunately he passed on at an early age. Pictures of the ruins would be difficult to explain because one has to see the big picture. I will upload a couple of shots for you to see the ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility