Eskaleh Nubian Ecolodge
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... TDA riders - washing clothes, sorting out bags, bike maintenance, general chit chatting etc.
Up at 5.30am this morning and walked up to the Abu Simbel temples with Erwin and David just as it was getting light. First ones at the temple - opened it up for us as we got there. There just at the right time - no other tourists and sunrise over Lake Nasser and then the first rays of sunlight hitting the temple doorway - on two times a year - the ...
... 20EP - but won the battle in the end.
The bakery next door was busy with locals who got served first before us. Great selection of goodies to be had - the favourite for the tour riders has to be the date rolls - so tasty. Only really wanted a couple for later on incase I got hungry but minimum was 10 EP worth - a large bag. Had a few but still trying to get rid of them to everyone else who seem finally full up for an hour or ...
... chance. One way back into town, we stopped bargained for a chicken dinner. Down payment required as its fresh......um..... Don't think about it. Stopped at bakery for some cheese chips, Pita bread and date rolls. The bakery guy was cute but annoying. Had to try every thing apparently. Not good for my stomach or headache. He wanted my name and to come back at 6 for dinner..... Karen felt a bit left out. For $1 American I got a huge bad of cheese crackers, perfect for ...
... Everyone seemed up bright and early today - was darker than usual?? I got to the road outside camp first after logging my timing button in, but Chris got off cycling a couple of minutes before me. Loved this morning - a tail wind and plenty of slight down hill slopes intermingled with flat and occasional hills meant that it played to my strengths - able to power down the hills at 35km or more for km after km. The racers came past, plus the second ...
... over lunch, Stephen the lion! (Sweetest guy in the world) notices the green shade, and I go lie down on the bench. Yup, nothing for me. Quick conversation and AWOL is moved to be loaded up on the truck. I dropped her, trying to avoid grass, so need a new knobs thingy on the left side. Oh the day is lovely. I am frozen in the sun! Sitting shivering sipping water we chat. Laura is taking it super easy, and Sue is km's ahead. We agree, let Sue taking the win ...