Travel Blogs from Safaga
... things as well,he told us Egyptian men are very lazy,regarding their home life, he had never been in the kitchen.!!!.Said their Mothers spoil them,and then their wives continue, phones his Mother 3 times a day, or she becomes irate... ..terrible he knows ,and things are changing with his own children ,he hopes...Its how it is with Arab boys...revered...!!
Complicated historic facts ..but facinating.. preparing us for the day ahead.We drove for over an hour and a half before we ...
Arrived in Safaga Egypt before 7:00 AM & my guide and driver were waiting on me. Jim didn't go, still wasn't feel good. We drove to Luxor which takes 3 hours. Really pretty drive, desert with small mountains. Luxor is a really pretty town. First was the Karnack Temple. Really amazing site. Just can't believe how they built these temples. Of course a lot has been destroyed over the years but still so much ...
... enough for him so we just decided to stay onboard and relax.
The view from the ship was beautiful and they say it's a place where there is spas and healing waters, beaches and tranquility. People who went ashore said there really wasn't much to see or do, so I don't think we missed much.
... once a month! The colours on the ceilings and walls were astounding and just as I had imagined them to be.
We went in the tomb of Tutankhamun which was a lot smaller than the others because he died aged only 19 so he only had a few years to prepare his tomb.
We had lunch in a smart hotel in Luxor which wasn't bad considering the number of tourists they were catering for.
From here we went to the Karnak Temple which ...
This is our last morning on the ship. We make it to breakfast and see a commotion on the ship next to us. It appears to be a ferry and we later learn (from the guide we get) that this ferry was taking people to and from Mecca which is along the Red Sea. These people know how to pack, all had very large "bedrolls" and they know how to carry them on their back or pack 25 high on the pickup that comes to take them to ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service