Taba Sands Hotel
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... men. This question seems innocent enough until you learn that their reason for asking if you are Russian is that a large population of prostitutes here are Russian, so, basically, they want to know if you’re DTF. Disgusting. A bad day in the USA seems like nothing in comparison to normality here, mostly because bad days at home are a result of small inconveniences, while small inconveniences here are always, always, always the case. I’m not ...
... quickly replied when you sit you can fall asleep. Between he and the captain they spent about an hour with us and it was quite interesting. For any future cruises that we may take, I am going to make sure to ask about a bridge tour.
Of course we missed afternoon trivia, but the team did well without us.
It was a laid back day which we needed in preparation for tomorrow's excursion to Petra. ...
... Lawrence of Arabia was filmed - at this point we realised how the trip would go. Salim our driver who could speak almost no english sortof waved up at the cliff - it was only that I had read abit about Wadi Rum I guessed it was the spring. " do we stay here or do we climb up ? " yes was the answer.
So basically we were taken to a number of key sites in the desert but had to guess which one, and certainly got no information as to the desert, ...
... comfortable. But I am not a fan of sitting still, I would rather be moving slowly and arrive later than sit helplessly and await the future to come. So board the slow ferry I did although not after waiting for an hour or so in the ferry terminal while they presumably loaded on more important people before herding the economy brigade onto buses (women and foreigners in a separate line) and onto the boat.
After queueing for what felt ...
... hang of it.
Flew to Taba and the waiting pickup car from the Marriot Hotel. Endless security checks along the rode but did get there in the end. At the hotel they had our booking but did at first try to double the price (saying per person not per room) quickly admitted it was all misinterpretation when I showed the email from them on the laptop there and then. Dinner at the nightclub/bar full of tourists, about 11pm by ...
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