Golden 5 Almas Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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The truck clean got finished, went to the room, no hot water, no water at all
Mick never did wash the truck, he got 2 blokes into do it, then complained when they didn't do it properly (just round the corner is a jet was for trucks, he just didn't look or ask about it)
In the end I went off for some food, found a pretty good cafe, Oasis Hotel had a steak sandwich and 2 cups of coffee
Got back still no water, I gave up, it ...
... trip back to the port of Safaga. The drive is in two parts, firstly the Nile irrigation region which has a lot of fairly subsistence level farming activity (mostly sugar cane and wheat, some cattle), secondly the desert stage which as you can imagine is pretty desolate. The port of Safaga is not the prettiest place you'll ever see and reinforces that Egypt, if not a third world country is certainly ...
... meant to be making my way back to Luxor for my flight home, but after difficulty getting to Luxor on the way in, I wasnt going to risk it and decided to take the bus back to Cairo and stay there instead. Overall, Hurghada was good as a rest from the constant go go go of Europe and it was nice to not have to get up at the crack of dawn for a sight visit after almost a month of minimal sleep and long drives.
122.81km, ave 21.9km/h, total ride time 5:36, total time 6:31 Today was the hardest day we have had so far. The mountain range that has been on our right, well today we went inland towards the Nile and crossed that mountain range. We started at sea level and climbed to 700m over a distance of 57km so the gradient was not much but I kid you not we climbed the entire 57km ...
... and double lane highways with only the occasional unmarked speed bump to surprise us. The whole area along the coast is being developed into a weekend getaway spot for the Cairo wealthy, with miles of wind farms behind them generating their power. We stopped at a nice hotel in Hurghada for the night since the only other option was the public beach, and after our Libyan beach experiences we were not keen for a second ...