Trip Start Nov 19, 2007
18Trip End Dec 03, 2007
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Went to Ahmeds, or should I say, he came for us, we would never have found where he lived in that rabbit warren, his parents, brother, sister and wife were in attendance, a whole extended family living under one roof, albeit a 3 storeys high roof, the home was a little spartan, but the warmth of the greeting we received was anything but, it is a moment we will hold dear to us
Time to take on some rays, today is a bit of a rest day, after the early rise, just lounge by the pool for a wee while, maybe drink a cocktail or two. Dinner isn't until 8.30 pm.
Once again, it was surprise us time again, Went to Maros on the Corniche, they mainly specialize in fish dishes, sitting by the banks of the Nile is really quite exquisite. An excellent meal, in idyllic surroundings, it is slightly marred by the wide screen projector churning out the Egyptian top 10 or the latest football match, it does detract from the beauty of the
Unfortunately, the staff are of limited ability, and their English skills are not really up to task, that is not a swipe, merely an observation, The food was superb, the cat was friendly, everything went without mishap, maybe their English was better than I gave them credit for, we did get what we ordered.
Time for bed, as again it has been a long tiring day.