Abo Nawas Resort
Travel Blogs from Marsa Alam
... Everything is so barren. The sun's heat is very intense and I long to be cooled by the turquoise waters. As I enter the sea, it's waters actually make me shiver but it is quickly forgotten and how refreshing it feels! My son and I put on our snorkeling gear and swim out to the outer coral reef. We are in total awe at what we see! The life under the waters is ...
The northern part of the Red Sea is dotted with oil rigs, so we spent most of today navigating through the various oil fields. Some of the fields were just on the horizon and others were only a couple hundred meters away.
On one side of the ship you could just see Saudi Arabia on one side and Egypt on the other. As the day went on and we entered the Gulf of Suez, we went to having 'mainland' Egypt on one side and the Sinai Peninsular (the triangle shaped part of ...
Well we are on the last of four days at sea continuously - for those of us who like just cruising - great, but for others they are greeting 'cabin fever' (or ship-cabin' fever), but if your not into sunbaking, swimming or continuous eating & drinking - which some at champions at - then there is always a stack of other entertainment. Yesterday at 3pm they cleared the pool decks and transformed it into an 'English Country Fair' with each section of crew ...
For some reason Jo woke up at ten past 4 this morning and disappeared off round the ship at about 5 o’clock. The buffet was empty so a leisurely cup of tea was possible and then she went to the Atlantic Room to play solo scrabble and had a good game. An hour later Nick was up and had a good session in the gym. Today we have been sailing up the Red Sea in a North Westerly direction with Saudi Arabia to the right and Egypt to the left. We should ...
Moved to Little Brother at about 05:00 in the morning! Briefing at around 06:30 then off in a Rib for our first dive along the East side of the island. Saw a couple of Threshers, a small White Tipped Reef and a Grey Reef Shark. All managed to get back to the boat quite ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
- Room service