Travel Blogs from Safaga
... of many,lovely lunch catered by a good hotel ajacent,cool on the water and spent some time,beautiful backdrops to the mountains on one side and green right to the waters edge..Much hilarity ...except for the Aussie Aussie Oui oiu .!The only downside to each day is we are constantly insulted by Australians...have I stories to tell.!!!But I am the better person.. as we rise above such ****..!
Back on the buses, and on to the Valley of The Kings,sighting the first tombs, as ...
We only saw Safaga from the ship's window's or deck. It wasn't easy for me to get out as the taxi's were limited to come no closer than a 15 minute walk and the temperature was 95F/35C and I couldn't walk it in 15 min on the best of days.
Kent decided that seeing the Valley of the Kings ...
Wednesday 10 April - Safaga, Egypt
After a tedious 3 3/4 hour drive to Luxor on a grotty bus we reached Luxor. We saw lots of signs of poverty and squalor on the way - so much rubbish tipped into the canals - altogether not a pretty sight and certainly not a good advert for the country.
The tombs at the Valley of the Kings were pretty amazing - hard to believe they were built so many years ago and apparently a new tomb ...
Safaga, Egypt – 10th April 2013
We arrived early morning in Safaga around 8 am and were moored at the cement works, the photos, when uploaded will hardly be worth looking at. Our first choice for a trip was to a Hotel in Hurghada, for a day of snorkelling and sunbathing with lunch at the hotel and we were allocated this just 12 hours earlier.
The trip into the next town was 60 kms of relatively good ...
... us further into the tomb and uses his flashlight to show us things. Well before you know it we are at the end of the tomb and separated from others in our group and he asks for money. Well we both say no and start to head back. Of course he is trying to herd us into the corner and we are pretty insistent and get by him and he is mad. I should have figured out that this was an attempted scam when it started.. If our ...
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