Steigenberger La Playa Resort
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Travel Blogs from Taba
... read emails and relax before going out to dinner with the group. Megan and Ryan are leaving tomorrow, which is a shame, so it will be the last time we are all together. Went to a fish restaurant near the hotel, which had lovely meals, and spent more in one night that we have spent in the last week. Ok, so most food is cheap in Jordan, but you can still spend up big if you go to a flash restaurant.
Learned a little bit more about Ayman, our tour guide, over dinner. His mother ...
... fell asleep, I cried at the end.
I couldn't help but think of Jesus going out into the desert for 40 days and nights without food or water...so desolate and barren. Wow! I can't imagine what He went through.
Kent's stomach is bad now too...virus' just run rampant in the ship. Have to be so careful with washing and keeping oneself healthy.
We enjoyed our day and our visit to Aqaba.
... the receptionist and the kind old man followed her direction and wrapped me up.
Now in absolutely no mood to do anything, given that my fingers were throbbing in pain, I opted to rest in the hotel (cheap private room with air conditioning and TV, yay) while Bernhard went off for a walk. Well, not two hours later did I need to return to the pharmacy to get my bandage changed, having bled completely through the first ...
... office in a semi built office block located in the middle of a construction site. When we arrived there were three people in a huge office sitting on lawn furniture. They looked they had just moved into the office the day before. Kat and I exchanged looks- was this a legitimate office or we going to robbed (spoiler alert- we got to Egypt fine so I guess they were legitimate)? Monies were exchanged, passports photocopied and tickets received.
We arrived at the Royal Jordan ...
... after seven. Which we got to watch from the shore since they refused to let us on the boat. There is still some question about who should have done what and what could have been done to help but there were several phone calls made from Eric's phone (at nearly $3 a minute) trying to get the border patrol and the ferry crew and our travel agent on the same page. We were on the list to board but we were not permitted to board since we did not have a tour guide ...
Other places to stay in Taba
Taba Beach, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $91
14 KM Taba, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $168
- Worst hotel i have ever stayed in
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Taba Golden Coast, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $70
- Wonderful time just returned 04 Nov 2004
- Super Holiday
- Egyptian Hospitality
Km 10 Taba-Nuwibaa Road, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $43
- Really lovely place if you like a restful break!!!
- Horrible hotel
- Quiet but enjoyable
Taba Nuweibaa Rd. , Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $66
- Value for money !!!
- Excellent holiday
Km 2, Taba International Road, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $65
Wadi Mahashy El Ala, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $78
Taba Golden Coast, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $47
Taba Nuweiba Road km 1, Taba | 4 star hotelfrom $74