Category Archives: Nuweiba

People watching

I get great enjoyment from sitting quietly aside from a crowd, watching people who are watching an event or are waiting for something to happen. There is a fascination in the intensity of their combined concentration, and wondering what they … Continue reading

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The sea should be for everyone

Hotels control much of the coast in Sharm and the other Red Sea towns in South Sinai, with beaches fenced off for the exclusive use of their guests. But in some places the beach is shared by everyone, including the … Continue reading

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Yoga in Nuweiba – the Studio between the sea and the mountains

Although my life here is mostly work, I do recommend Nuweiba as a wonderful place to relax and re-balance. One special place that provides for your well-being is Nuweiba Yoga Studio. The studio is in an elegant and peaceful home.The … Continue reading

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Many of my posts now seem to be the more glamorous moments of my life, when I get to travel to another city or town, or attend an event in the desert. When I started the blog I wrote more … Continue reading

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Beach walks

My daily restorer of peace of mind is a swim and walk on the beach before or after work. This dog walks with me most days, and we are sometimes joined by other dogs. They are all wild, not somebody’s … Continue reading

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Camel (and cars) race between the Nuweiba Bedouin tribes

today I am catching up on January by adding several posts, so if you don’t want to miss anything or get half the story, flip back and forwards for all posts dated 26 January. And Happy Australia Day to those … Continue reading

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Ancient stone tombs of Sinai

January has skipped past and I have had some travel adventures, so I will catch up with several posts today. On January 9 and 10, I traveled into the Sinai desert to the yearly camel race between the two Nuweiba … Continue reading

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