Aswan and Abu Simbel

For anyone taking a Nile cruise here’s an interesting article from The Times, one of India’s leading newspaper.

In Nubian country
by D.B.N. MURTHY

Visiting Aswan and neighbouring Abu Simbel could be an enthralling experience.

It took many years and great courage by ancient pharaohs to unify Lower Egypt with the Upper Egypt. Aswan, is the gateway to the Nubian country, which forms Lower Egypt and borders Sudan. Nubians are of a different stock, dark skinned, curly haired and tall. Continue reading “Aswan and Abu Simbel”

Nile Cruises – One persons experience…

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This is a recent article from the Adelaide Now website

A STONE’S throw from Africa, on the banks of the mighty Nile, is Aswan, an Egyptian jewel, sun-baked, yet enjoying the lush advantages of life on the water’s edge, writes JESSICA HURT.

It starts out of nowhere, a sweet humming noise, which slowly builds to a powerful crescendo. Dressed in the traditional, long, dress-like costume of the region, the musician beats his hand on the side of a small hand-held drum as he sings. Oh la lei li – he repeats it, and we are invited to sing it back to him, each time louder than the first. Continue reading “Nile Cruises – One persons experience…”

Nile Cruise Videos

Welcome to the Nile Cruise Blog. This is an area where we can keep you right up to the minute with the latest developments, additions and changes to the Nile Cruises 4u site and also late deals and special offers that we might not be able to add to the main website quickly enough.

For this first post I wanted to highlight a feature on the site that some people overlook and that’s the Nile Cruise Videos section.

Here you can take a look at several videos that will give you a real feel for what a Nile cruise holiday entails and just what you’ll experience.

Obviously a video cant’ make up for the real thing but if you are at all unsure what to expect from your Nile cruise holiday you should take a look now.

Here’s an example of what to expect from our video section:

 

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