Golden 5 Diamond Hotel & Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Hurghada
El Gouna is a paradise for beach holiday along the red sea coast. You can even rent an apartment here for permanent home. It consists of 20 islands surrounded by picturesque lagoons and Arabic style architectures. You could easily access here by Go bus from Cairo or Hurghada.
The stay in our hotel, Arena Inn, is unforgettable. Due to low season now, it costs only USD33/night. After having a big ...
... it is so crowded with tourists and so walked further away from the crowd. It is so much better on the further end of the beach. After 1 hour and 30 minutes of free time on the beach, we returned to our boat for lunch. In the afternoon, we have snorkeling at another two sites. Comparing to the island we just went in Sabah, the red sea water is not as clear as there. Our tour finished at about 3p.m. Overall, we enjoy our day and the trip is a ...
... and T-shirts but not much in the way of sheets, so I struck out.
We then wandered around the area, window shopping. We could tell that purchasing anything here was going to be a challenge because there were no fixed prices that we could see anywhere. We stopped in at a typical store selling the usual wares, i.e. carved soapstone trinkets, alabaster knick-knacks, King Tut busts, metal lanterns, and other associated brick-a-brac. We offended the ...
Safaga Egypt, April 2, 2011 – Day 87
We are the first cruise ship to visit Egypt since the "Revolution." Our arrival at the wharf in Safaga at 6:30 AM was without fanfare. The scene on the dock resembled chaos. Men were moving about haphazardly pushing carts loaded with heavy bundles covered with plastic or tarps. Burlap bags and bicycles ...
... this apartment we have had some problems every night with the water. Around midnight it goes off, but it is then back on by the morning so doesn’t really affect us that much. But a few times it gone off during the day for an hour before we’d had a chance for a shower, part and parcel of living in a third world country I suppose.
Five weeks today and I will be in Bali, can’t quite believe that it has come around so soon, it seems ages ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet