Police and Pay Camp to Abha, Saudi Arabia, December 17, 2022
It was a cold night but I managed to stay very warm in my three season downfilled sleeping bag. When I went to bed, the fly on my tent was already wet but this morning it had dried and the cloud and mist from last night was gone and the sky was a beautiful clear blue. Our first stop was Mount Al Souda which is 3015 meters above sea level. It’s the highest peak in Saudi-
We were able to check in very early. What a place! We have a full kitchen with a washing machine but no place to dry the clothes because we are leaving too early in the morning-
I couldn’t figure out why the man at the door wouldn’t let me in! Later, I found an ultramodern supermarket and will just spend the rest of the day on my bed, enjoying it!