Monthly Archives: February 2013

Tuk Tuks, Bone shaker buses and being tourists.

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Once we returned to Marsa Alam from Cyprus, Christmas was just around the corner, so it was out with the Christmas decos, courtesy of Jane, and we set about creating a Christmas atmosphere at least in our unit. Outwardly around … Continue reading

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Submarine adventure

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November 2012 On the way home to Marsa Alam from Cyprus, bread-maker in tow, we flew back into Hurghada for a few days. I was keen to go out on the ‘submarine’ so Jaime could experience the sight of the … Continue reading

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Cats, bossy aussies and shopping

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November 2012, One of the bonuses of our trip to Larnaca was our rental car. With the bossy Aussie on board we were able to find our way to most places, except when there was a slight misunderstanding of her … Continue reading

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Lovely Larnaca

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November 2012 I had always wanted to visit Cyprus right from our OE travelling days and so now that we were so close, it seemed to be the next step in the November break. The flights were blessedly short, only … Continue reading

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Dugon, baking, experiments.

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October 2012 Jaime and I settled into a routine once Paul went back to work, for the first of his stints since we had arrived in Egypt. Jaime and I swam  most days and I tried to keep up with … Continue reading

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Images of our first 2 weeks in Marsa Alam

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Impressions from our first 2 weeks As I am writing this 6 months after our arrival in Marsa Alam, and with the benefit of ‘winter’ when the temperature is much more tolerable 20’s C most of the time, the initial … Continue reading

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Woo hoo, we have arrived!

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September 2012 We arrived in Marsa Alam after very 4 very long flights, one stopover in Singapore, with a very distressed and overwhelmed girl. We managed to get a little( tiny) rest and then on to Cairo via Dubai. Arriving … Continue reading

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