Beit Sabee Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... mountains 9 km west of the Nile and presiding under a giant triangle shaped mountain that the Egyptians equated with a natural pyramid. The tombs themselves (there are 65 known pharaonic tombs) were cut into the limestone, then plastered and painted, elaborately decorated with scenes of the Kings advancing to the afterlife and text from the book of the dead. The tombs were hidden and the locations not publicized in order to prevent them from being vandalized ...
... separately. She took us to a lovely alabaster shop where we couldn't help but buy some of the beautiful pieces they have on offer. We then went for a complementary lunch at the Crocodile restaurant on the West Bank (FYI, you cannot eat the crocodiles, I asked) Then back to our apartment for a nice bit of sunbathing on the roof terrace and dinner at a lovely little place called Aisha (Also recommended by Ali)
With our lovely guide Ghada we went ...
... that you have a speed bump out the front of your house, well these people wake up the next morning and make it a reality". He also told us a story of how people he knew actually built a speed bump out the front of their house just to enjoy the people slowing down.
We eventually arrived at the Valley of the kings and it was very much desert! Once again we were the only car in a huge cark park. We met up with our awesome guide and he took us through 3 ...
... drop in tourism. From the hotel staff, to tour guides to people in the markets selling to the hotels, it is quite bad for the Egyptian economy. It means there are less crowds for us to contend with at the popular sights of Egypt.
We started sailing down the Nile in the afternoon, and in the early evening we stopped and visited the Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek and Horus the Father God ...
... us some tricks. Ticketyboo balanced two bottles, neck to neck, with a LE10 note between and then asked us to bet if he could remove the note without the bottles falling. We kept laughing and he was saying 'don't touch the table - don't touch the table!' so we were like nervous wrecks thinking the bottles would fall! Then in the blink of an eye he grabbed the note and pulled it out - and the bottles stayed! We all clapped wildly, more from relief than ...