Travel Blogs from Luxor
... s website here.
He can be contacted on(002)01223199782 (Egypt)
He also has a British business partner, Vanessa, who you can contact on:
01373 832700 or
If you wish to make bookings or inquiries from the UK.
Also Luxor Tours is the only tour operator we came across that provides their prices in Egyptian pounds rather than US dollars which is much more straight forward.
I cannot recommend Ali highly ...
... the east bank of Luxor but I could barely listen to a word Ahmed was saying. The whole time he was speaking all I could think about was how he was misleading us. I couldn't take him seriously! What a dick! As we were heading back to the bus ready for our trip to the airport he asked me if I was ok saying that he could tell that something was bothering me. So I laid it on him, calmly and matter-of-factly. "You think that I am Mr Ahmed?", he said with a guilty smile. And, it ...
... such a good hockey player! When we were at the right level, the gates opened, and we waved goodbye to our pirate friends before the boat continued to cruise down the river. That was a bit of fun! I can't believe we bought a towel from a pirate! If that's not a good story, I don't know what is! When the excitement was over we all headed back down to the bar, where we had three rounds of Names, which as it went on, got sillier and sillier, and harder and harder. We ...
... and pictures of the Gods. the hieroglyphs tell stories about the religious stories of the Gods and about the exploits of the Pharos.
We then visited the Animal Care Egypt which is a Charity organisation and looks after the animals of Luxor. Intrepid is the major sponsor of this Charity. They look after working animals such as donkeys and horses, and also ...
... was Heather's 60th birthday, so the staff put on a musical display for her and presented her with a lovely cake - she was really chuffed! After dinner most of the guests sloped off to bed, but we went with Heather and her hubbie Robin for a drink in the lounge to celebrate, before heading off to bed ourselves.
Getting sad that this amazing trip is nearly over. Can't believe all the things we have seen and yet how relaxing the cruise has been - I will miss this boat!