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Apr 13, 2016 - 10 April 2016 - Al Quseir, Egypt

Only a few hours' drive north today following the Red Sea coast to El Queseir where there is an Ottoman fort dating from around the 1500's. The fort has some pretty impressive canons but as the sea is not that close it's hard to picture them actually hitting anything! After the Ottomans came the French, then the Brits chased the French away - everyone seemed to want a piece of this coastline. We met the owner of the camp site we are going to stay in here and he took us to a market so we could buy food for the next two camping days - our...

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