Sol Y Mar Dar El Madina
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Tennis Court
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
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... just dressed in Arab dress with rifles resting between their legs as they squat in the dirt chatting! There are also turrets about 3 metres off the ground - some have a young man in with a rifle pointing out - others just the rifle! All wave happily to us as we pass! After about an hour and a half of driving we get to a green belt with a canal coming off the River Nile. This continues for the rest of our journey to Luxor. Along this green belt are many many ...
... with 4 or 5 kids in tow! So a very mixed age group but I would say us baby boomers are in the majority! Everyone is very excited about seeing Egypt - it is amazing we have been away almost 3 weeks. The choir practices on all sea days - Marg and I are singing in it. There are about 100 who joined. We have learnt about 6 pieces (all without music Richard B!). Just learning the Kiwi national anthem now. The historians have been very interesting and are ...
... red crown and was symbolized by papyrus and the cobra. Memphis was the first capital of unified Egypt -- and a unified white and red crown was worn by the Pharaohs that ruled it and it was symbolized by a sun disk with 2 wings and 2 cobras. The capital of unified Egypt was moved to Luxor about 2100 BC and stayed there until Alexander the Great built Alexandria around 300 BC.
Our first stop in Luxor was on the east side (the side for the living) of the Nile, Karnak ...
... trying very hard to catch the back of the peloton. Good on them. Talking to David later, they had just got on to the back end of the peloton as it passed tham - were trying to encourage Laura and Mary Jane to catch up hence all the racket. David survived 15 km or so - show me his data from his phone record - can see when he joined on with the fast guys.
I kept catching up with Mareck (Poplawski) as he stopped for various reasons - like cycling ...
... skies, ah heaven! Perfect! Quick trip to store as chips/crisps are a huge hit. Bought Sue some snickers, to keep her in good with her blog. I'll have to post that link, but if you google Tour d'Afrique 2015 riders, her blog is under her name, Sue. She's got quite the following and one of the few with a dongle. Tomorrow is 126km with a climb into the mountains, which I am looking forward to a decent hill to climb. ...