La Residence des Cascades
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Heated pool
- Room service
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... on backless stools for months isn't much fun. So there are camping chairs for everyone. Time to introduce the travellers, 2 Americans, 1 German, 3 Irish, 4 Australians, 3 New Zealanders and that leaves 8 British. That makes 21 in all, an almost even split between male and female and a range of ages. A very travel savvy team with many repeat over landers. The truck is experienced as well so we expect Calypso to know the way without any help from us. ...
... to be hidden, to be undisturbed. We visited 3 of the best preserved tombs (those where the wall paintings still had a lot of their original color): Ramses III, Rameses VII and Ramses IX. All of the objects inside the tombs had been removed and put in the Egyptian National Museum in Cairo. King Tutankhamun's tomb is also located here, but we didn't visit it as it required a separate ticket and we really didn't have time.
Our final visit in Luxor was to the Temple ...
... Of course all are empty but still really something to see. Then then3 hour drive back to ship. arrived about 8:45. Driving at night in Egypt is an experience in itself. They don't always use their headlights. They turn them on & off when meeting another car. I asked Ayman about this and he said that is now the drivers talk to each other. they know what is means when lights go out or flash. Tomorrow ...
... stage. The scenery today was different to the other days as we made our way over the mountains and very different to anything I have seen before, a great day in the end to add to the memory bank. Shona is still off the bike and probably for a few more days, I really feel for her, it is difficult to sit on the sidelines, but we all know her determination and she will be ...
... I fly off with the cyclo cross boys, and of course we are not taking it easy. After lunch I discover that going 60 on an MTB is just not possible because I don’t have the gears for that. Its almost a spinning class, I am rotating as fast as I can but I have to let go, and do the remaining 60km by myself. Time to contemplate. Why do people make the same mistakes all over again. Why are men so competitive, why me. This is my free time. And ...