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Romance Review of Sun Boat III

Away Travel Expert: David Swanson
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  • The shorter draft of Sun Boat III allows a stop at ports where the larger ships can't always travel. Sun Boat III is one of the few to visit the beautifully intact Temple of Hathor—she was the goddess of love and sensuality. You'll also explore the Temple of Abydos, the burial ground for Osiris.
  • Abercrombie & Kent maintains private mooring facilities in Aswan and Luxor. When docked, your cabin won't have a view into another cabin a few feet away. It also means you won't have to cross other ships to come ashore (docks can be six or even eight boats deep at times).
  • Baksheesh (tipping) is usually unavoidable when exploring Egypt. However, on Abercrombie & Kent's tours, a guard stays to the rear of the group and takes care of handouts, a nicety that greatly reduces the "hassle factor" Egypt is famed for.
Cruise the Nile in style with tour operator Abercrombie & Kent, which has two of the finest cruise boats plying the river. While three- and four-night cruises are available on the Art Deco-inspired, 80-passenger Sun Boat IV, couples may

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