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TripAdvisor Reviews Menaville Resort Safaga
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... founded between 282BC and 268BC and was originally called Philotera, in honour of the deceased sister of Pharaoh Ptolomy II Philadelphus and was a very important merchant port for many years. Nowadays it is an important tourist resort famous for white sand beaches and mineral springs. For us looking at the port from the ship it is very messy! Lots of broken stone and dirt and beyond the desert. The beachfront is a fair way from us and we won't get to see the White ...
... as we got closer to Yemen we had a Chinese destroyer shadowing us and 2 Russian helicopters at one stage. I don't think any of us felt nervous - didn't sit on our balcony in the evening though! Some SAS types were seen being discreetly loaded on up the side in Colombo with their duffel bags so that made us feel a bit safer! Behaviour seems to have settled down but have to say there are some very ordinary types on board who drink from mid morning ...
... red crown and was symbolized by papyrus and the cobra. Memphis was the first capital of unified Egypt -- and a unified white and red crown was worn by the Pharaohs that ruled it and it was symbolized by a sun disk with 2 wings and 2 cobras. The capital of unified Egypt was moved to Luxor about 2100 BC and stayed there until Alexander the Great built Alexandria around 300 BC.
Our first stop in Luxor was on the east side (the side for the living) of the Nile, Karnak ...
... as he tells me nice things about how I cycle!! Keep it up Mareck!!!
Great to reach the camp site, on the hotel beach at Sarfaga. Like being at the Caribbean for a couple of hours around lunch time. Showers available here in 3 rooms - but I left it till later on and cold water by the time I got there. We're all sat around a table overlooking the water, with my solar panel in star position in the centre of the table charging my battery. I could ...
... people and really pushed out of my comfort zone, everything felt great. The tip from another rider to use baby power was great. A bit messy when using the toilet/sand dune, and not a good combo with black shorts, but whatcha gonna do? Lunch truck was at 70km, so 2 banana's, filled up on water and was off. Roundabout 1 was simple, minus the speed bumps, or negative speed bumps in some some spots. Roundabout 2 was ...