Waiting for the Ferry to Jordan

Trip Start Aug 31, 2009
Trip End Feb 14, 2010

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Flag of Egypt  , Red Sea and Sinai,
Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Our second vehicle battery started to boil and filled the car with Hydrogen Sulphide fumes.  No problem we just need to get a new one.  Okay so we are in a remote desert town, our Arabic is non existent.  We pull up at a building that looks like a mechanical shop, open the bonnet and point at the battery.  Arabs are very loud, flamboyant and lots of babbling a car turned up and out comes a battery.  Amazing, they had it in before we knew what was going on, problem solved.

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Rick & Rosemary on

Would like to wish u a very merry chrismas whereever u are.

Juliet Watts on

Hope you are having a great christmas where ever you are! Paracombe cool this morning but turned out a lovely christmas day. Love your blogs. Keep them coming x x x

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