Acacia Dahab Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dahab
... that someone had accessed our room with a copied master key while we were out at dinner so that cleared us. So in the end they fired all the staff who had been working during that time (four guys), felt bad but if they did it once what's stopping them doing it again and we never got the tablet back but they did give us some money to pay for the loss. If Haytham wasn't there to do all this stuff for us we would never have gotten anything. Thanks Haytham.
... most of there morning extra time inside because it was just too yucky outside. Again we got the best deal.
The hotel is spectacular. The room has a balcony that overlooks the Dead Sea. Very similar to the room we had in Port Macquarie but in Egypt lol.
We went into town for dinner. I had Mexican calamari and Al had a veggie targine. Both meals were delicious.
Hit the sack exhausted and we both slept like stones. So begins a couple of days of absolute ...
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 ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service