Prima life Makadi
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- TV Channel One Russia
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... conditions are horrendous with daytime temperatures in the mid forties and the landscape totally unforgiving. The wind is so hot off the rock and sand it is cooler to close the windows! After a morning snorkelling in the Red Sea we originally set off after a truck lunch for a four hour run to Luxor. This unfortunately turned into seven hours as we had to double back after a police checkpoint refused to allow us passage. Taking the long way round we got ...
... or trunks were far to much for us to handle. Countless, middle aged, sunburnt Russians as far as the eye can see with a "f#%k it! I'm on holiday" attitude. All power to them for having confidence in spades, but board shorts and sunblock never hurt anybody. We later found out that to wear the trunks means that you are a real man in their culture, so maybe they looked at me and thought I was a girl! One thing that I thought we were safe from in the resort were people ...
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 ...
... afternoon on cosy chairs continuing with our books until the allotted time to leave. A quick tour round the town and then back to Aurora for 5.30 pm. A bit of a disappointing day really, but win some and lose some.
Tomorrow we are off to the Pyramids and Nile Cruise so hopefully will have a more interesting day.
Hope all is well.
Jill and Ivor
Mum and Dad
Grandma and Grandad X X X X X ...
106.79km, ave 27.3km/h, total ride time 3:55, total time 4:25 If yesterday was the hardest day so far today was the coldest. I woke up and did the usual packing routine, dressed in my cycling shorts and took the tent down. Went for breakfast and felt extremely cold (late reaction, I think my brain was still frozen) I turned on my GPS unit, the temperature was -1, I finished up and got going on the bike, my legs were numb so ...