Travel Blogs from Dahab
... morning at the Padi Dive Shop and assess the conditions. Its pretty windy but we are assured that only 10 minutes drive south, an offshore beach dive surrounded by a cove will be fine. After being kitted out, we pile into the 4WDs and travel along the arid coast line, that in parts reminds us of the Mediterranean, before arriving at the cove. Sure enough conditions look good and the water is an alluring deep blue. Our Egyptian DM gives us the brief, ensures we are hooked up ...
... and the occasional picture of a tattooed woman... Matt made me follow that page... Sort of. The gym has been really good recently! Working out lots and doing loads of core. Just need to be committed enough to sort out my diet as well now but I love foooood so much! Looks like I'll stay reasonably toned and slim but the six pack may be beyond me... Just :p I have a total of 23 mosquito bites on my feet, who knew mosquitoes had a foot fetish! And I've ...
Tired but quite proud, sitting in the light of the setting sun, I am an advanced open water diver! Today's dives were lovely, saw my first turtle which was gigantic! Wish I had my camera again, going to have to get on top of that. Tomorrow I'm going on a boat trip to a place called Gabr El Bint. Apparently the diving is absolutely beautiful and I'll definitely take the camera on that one! Have to get up at 5 45 ...
Restaurants: friends, red cat, and funny mummy are great beach restaurants with good atmosphere and quality food on mid-high price range.
Yum Yum and king chicken off the beach are great for a snack or a cheap dinner.
... the driver to take us to a hotel which was inside the walls of the Old City where cars couldn’t go. Once we worked this out the taxi driver smiled good naturedly and dropped us at the gates to the Old City. I stared up at the ancient walls bearing down at us. Even in the darkening light it was impressive. We began to walk along the cobblestone paths and low archways trying to find the hostel. Luckily Fabio had loaded a map onto his phone and was telling us which turns to take ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet