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Travel Blogs from Hurghada
... to me and gave me this hibiscus tea drink (yes I do like it, but after 7-8 glasses of it, you start looking for somewhere for a pee)
It is quite funny though, you stop to look in one shop, have a chat, then move on to the next shop and this one tells you the previous shop owner is a pirate, a bandit, he will overcharge you, it’s all the same no matter what shop you look at or talk to (they all have the same stuff, they are all having a special sale, but ...
... conditions are horrendous with daytime temperatures in the mid forties and the landscape totally unforgiving. The wind is so hot off the rock and sand it is cooler to close the windows! After a morning snorkelling in the Red Sea we originally set off after a truck lunch for a four hour run to Luxor. This unfortunately turned into seven hours as we had to double back after a police checkpoint refused to allow us passage. Taking the long way round we got ...
Next day was a 3am start to go see the Abu Simbel temple. This is not just because of the heat, but because we had to be transported by tourism police! (There is no danger, it's just protical!) The whole group where like zombies and breakfast. As we left the boat at 4am, someone either tried to sell me a horse, sell me a ride on a horse or maybe trade it for Chelsea.. Anywhere, anytime! Abu Simbel temple is the famous temple that Ramses the second built for himself when he ...
This is going to be short because I have written so many blogs and then not been able to send them and it's very frustrating! If it's successful then I'll send another tomorrow. When I booked this trip we were supposed to be going through the western deserts of Egypt but Fco advice stopped all that and we've been diverted to the Red Sea. Consequently ...
"Let's meet somewhere in the middle", said Dan clearly missing his dear old mum (and some time off work) after four long months. And to be honest I was looking forward to some quality time with my eldest, not to mention a bit of r & r somewhere hotter than Essex.
That was where the problems began. Donning a burka and having to convince everyone that I was in fact “his mother” so as not to get us both beheaded, was not a prospect I relished, so ...
Other places to stay in Hurghada
Safaga Road, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $48
- Very Disappointed
- Confortevole & rilassante
El Corniche Road, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $56
- Does Marriott Proud
- Can wait to go again
- Absolutely Fab!!!
Safaga road km 12, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Good hotel and a nice diving center
- Ok for a week away from it all!
- Christmas day on Paradise Island
Hospital & Sayed Korrayem St, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $26
- Budget Hotel
Km 8 Hurghada Safaga Road, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Safaga Road, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $81
- Guter Aufenthalt für den Preis
- Fabulous Hotel
- Good hotel, could be better
Safaga Road, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Safaga Road, Hurghada | Hotelfrom $94
Village Road, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $59
Safaga Road, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $105
Safaga Rd., Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $74
- Worst vacation ever!
- If you are looking for a relaxing holiday, do not stay here..
- The Awful truth about 1001 nights!
Km 34, Hurghada Safaga Rd. , Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Al- Hadaba Road, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $18
Safaga Road, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $86
49 KM, Hurghda-Safaga Rd, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $105
El Corniche Road, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $72
Safaga Road, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $51
Hurghada Safaga Road k 17, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $49
- An experience to remember
- Not great for winter break
- The Russians Are Coming
Km 12, Hurghada El Gouna Rd, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $64
P.O. Box 254, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $14
Cournesh Road, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $38
P.O. Box 76 Hurghada Red Sea, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $36
- An enjoyable off season break
- Un joli petit hôtel à Hurghada
- Un bel hôtel propre et sympa
Arabia Road, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $45
El Corniche St, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $27
El Kawsar District, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $28