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... what looks like a small city fringing the Red Sea. After the Dead Sea we head back to Amman, to Oceans Hotel. Tomorrow in the morning I will leave Jordan for Barcelona. And for all the people who have asked why would I choose to holiday in Jordan? I can now answer the question. The Arabic culture is one that I have never understood or taken the time to try to. Like everything, we can be manipulated into believing or be ignorant to knowing nothing, through media and perception of ...
... me tell you, it did not disappoint. In fact, I think this may have been the best scuba diving I have ever done (and that's comparing to some pretty epic destinations, including Cancun, Puerto Rico, the Florida Keys, Hawaii, and the Great Barrier Reef...). We had thought about getting our Advanced Open Water certification in Egypt, and I'm now wishing that we had maybe had a few extra days to do it in Jordan. Not only was the diving phenomenal, but we found ...
... amp; Kate on the Titanic or is it just me?).
The same guys invited us in for an amazing dinner that we ate sitting cross-legged on the living room floor after they had given us an inpromtu musical performance with the ude (a Jordanian guitar) & singing. Thereafter they took us to a local wedding, which goes for 3 nights (guys & girls only celebrating together on the 3rd night). Around 200 men (& Jenstar) sitting in a circle, lots of ...
... a wooden boat with a
horse head on the front. Music was blasted, cold (cheapish) beer was
passed around, and we spent the afternoon swimming, dancing, and
snorkeling; a perfect end to the weekend. All in all a wonderful
weekend, and both the Dead Sea and the Red Sea are definitely places to
add to your bucket list if you plan on traveling the world any time
Arabic word of the blog: "al-nam-ear", meaning tiger (my nickname with Team ...
... 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 $60
- Worst hotel i have ever stayed in
- Very very quiet resort and surrounding area
Taba Golden Coast, Taba | 5 star hotelfrom $67
- 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