Gorgonia Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Marsa Alam
... followed by another ½ hour on the paddle tennis court. We played trivia for the last time with Rosemary as she gets off the ship tomorrow.
Last we dined up in Sette Mari with Phil and Monica. As always our meals and conversation was so much fun.
Tomorrow is our big tour to Wadi Rum, Jordan.
Until next ...
... drinks, ham rolls hurriedly made in the Orangery Restaurant, and of course, biscuits collected from the cabin! About 20+ tour buses departed Sokhna accompanied by a backup bus and an ambulance. All buses had armed guards!
Our guide was pleasant and during the two hour trip to Cairo we were given a quick history of Egypt, a repeat of the previous day's commentary on our trip to the Hotel for the day! Minor differences in ...
... number of us are taking meclazine to ward off sea sickness. It is nice and calm when we are at a dive sight as i would never have been able to work on the computer when under way.
We hear there are still demonstrations in Cairo but that seems far away from us now. I will sign off as the divers should be popping up soon. I understand this is it for the internet for a couple of days.
5:30 sun rise. 6am yoga. 10:30 boat ropes, very relaxing pulling down 5-10 breathing perfected, finning down no good. Lunch. 2pm dive, relax in shallows with 5-10, breath = buoyancy, 8m rope, warm ups pulling down, sled fun, but hurt my ears, practice finning down, saw lion fish, puffa fish, blue spotted ray, camo cod. Ice cream. Dinner. Drinks at office, vodka, tequilla, haka, ...
... Pile onto mini vans. Heaps of half built resorts. Our resort = amazing, Marsa Shagra village, eco-tourist resort. Royal tent 10, tents along shore. Head to 'the office' small bar by shore, beer. Dinner, buffet feast, amazing restaurant, back to office, not quite full ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center