Acacia Dahab Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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I'm writing from Luxor, Egypt now, after having seen an incredible amount of sights in Egypt. Except for the Sinai (which I was in two months ago) this is really a country of looking. Looking at mosques, desert formations, the Nile, and of course, more hieroglyphics and temples than one's eyes should ever be asked to process. I actually have a …
... shallow we don't think we missed out on anything. There was two rules before we went snorkeling however, one was to not touch the coral and the other was don't get bitten by a barracuda.
The fish and coral was so colourful and the variety was huge. We went snorkeling in two different areas and swam for most of the morning up until lunch which we had on the shore. We all went for a second swim before we headed back in the afternoon.
Our Bedouin men got the fire going and made Arabic round flat bread in its ashes which we ate with foul, the Egyptian brown beans.
Then we were off in the landcruiser to the other side of the Serabit al Khadim mountain which had overlooked us as we slept. This was was over a beautiful sandy terrain, and then we were off upwards, climbing in the heat, not so easy. Liz was being her oft saintly self, carrying George in a material sling on her back. ...
Off we went on our desert jaunt in a toyota landcruiser, with an old Bedouin driver called Sulamein, and a young Bedouin guide called Oneness (actually I'd misheard his name, it was something more like Moness, but I liked the name Oneness so much, for it seemed spiritual and wise, so I kept using it for him).
At first we were going along asphalt roads. We were told, if asked, to say that we were only going to St Catherines Monastery, as ...
So Mt Sinai, Moses mountaın to the Egyptıans and the many pılgrıms you see on the way. We got to St Catherınes Monastary at about 2AM and started our acent at 2.30ısh. Kınd of peaceful wıth the full moon shınıng above us so no need for a torch at fırst and lots of camels carryıng the lazy or the less able up to the steps. It was faırly hard goıng but there are tea shops all the way up for a wee break and ...