Let's not forget Agatha Christie, queen of crime, who took enough clothes to sink a felucca
, two pencils and four watches --those of the day being vulnerable to sand erosion.
A not-to-be-missed experience is a felucca
ride on the river: sailing around Elephantine Island, followed by a gin and tonic at the Movenpick hotel to watch the sunset.
ghosts silently across our wake, the sail set at a canted angle.
Wilkinson sails down the Nile, via a combination of vessels -- the dahabiya , the dinghy , the felucca
I was very sad to hear about the plight of Aswan's felucca
captains, whose work has dried up due to the ongoing political turmoil in Egypt (Cast adrift, July 2014).
On hot summer days a trip on a felucca
can surprise you with a much needed drop in temperature as the wooden boats glide along on the breeze that only exists on the water.
ancient temples and cruise down the Nile in a felucca
, represents a huge fillip to Egypt's travel and tourism industry.
There will be some paintings that were painted on different materials, like an Egyptian felucca
sail I painted on in the winter of '89.
Told he was trafficking people, Petherick gave chase in a felucca
- a wooden sailing boat.
By Chris Johns EDITOR'S PA and SUN-LOVER MORNING I'd wake in time to see the sun rise on the temple of Abu Simbel in Egypt and have breakfast in a felucca
- a traditional sail boat - on the banks of the River Nile.
I'm an admirer of 19th Century British Empire books with titles like Up the Nile Without a Felucca
and Across the Congo on a Camel.
Moon in all its guises sailed by silent as a felucca