Travel Blogs from Sharm El-Sheikh
The reason I love Sharm el-Sheikh so much is it's a holiday mecca! The place - a gorgeous sea view beach setting - has everything you need for a relaxing holiday. Yes it's nice to see the locals and culture on holidays, but here you don't experience the down sides of this. From clubbing to quading in the desert, diving to fine food, this place has everything for an enjoyable ...
I flew from luxor to sharm el Sheikh, the diving / beach capital of egypt. It's been said that sharm is as Egyptian as disneyland is american, which is a bit too harsh. The streets and hotels are filled with British and Russian tourists, most of who are just here to bask in the sun till they're as red as freshly cooked lobsters. In true egyptian fashion, the shopkeepers here sell sun screen based on how tanned you are. If you show up looking like a pale Russian, a bottle of ...
... was not alone. ‘Not much room in here’ he said to his fellow hostage. ‘There was till you came in’ was the reply from John McCarthy. This was the first time the two had met. Terry Waite’s method of negotiating with hostage takers is simple enough. First make contact with the right people. Next establish a relationship of trust with the hostage takers and then try and find out their motivation. Then see if anything can be done. He draws a clear ...
... When I then told them I wouldn't be able to eat that night if I accepted their offer, they finally agreed to drop their price and I was taken to my hotel for 80 EGP. Close enough. The hotel receptionist was a friendly guy and I was soon shown to my room, a beach hut built out of wood. The hut is clean and simple, with a view of the Red Sea. I wandered around the premises for a while and as I was starving had some spaghetti bolognese for ...
... ago and that was interesting. There is a lake here that is called the magic lake. It changes colors depending on the
time of the day. It has a different color in the morning, afternoon and sunset. It is compared to the Dead Sea because it is really salty. The last stop was another snorkel spot. It was not so impressive and one of the 3 spots that the boats usually stop at. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations