Travel Blogs from Sharm El-Sheikh
11/11/2013 - Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
We took the taxi(or limo) to Na'ama Bay. The limo service dropped us off at a "friends" store so that we could have a place to call when we wanted to go back to the ship. Of course, they wanted us to spend our money at the store on knock-off t-shirts of the Hard Rock Cafe, or oils/perfumes , or whatever. We did ...
... could have parted. And they've found chariot wheels in this area. The sea here is at least 10 miles wide. That crossing must have been an unimaginable experience.
After a couple hours' drive we arrive at our hotel, the Hilton Taba, which is right on the border of Egypt and Israel. It was built when the Sinai was under Israeli control, but is now in Egypt. It's a beautiful hotel and our room has the most amazing view of the Red Sea. It's peaceful and calm ...
... in Naama Bay. Hamdy, my favourite waiter, served me soup and bread and we joked around a bit. His final conclusion was that J is a very lucky man (and who am I to argue?). The next day it was time for some more diving. We took the boat near Tiran Island this time. We did a drift dive at Woodhouse Reef and dove at the incredible Jackson Reef. Due to the current we couldn't go all the way to the drop off point and so I'm sorry to say that the only shark I've ...
So todays a full day of travelling. I've finished the nile cruise and now it's time to head to the airport bound for Cairo. At Cairo i get picked up by a car by some locals i've met and we drive down to Sharm El sheik for three days of scuba diving, dune buggy driving, Climbimg Mt Sinai and visiting the monastery of ST Catherine. I arrive at Cairo after a one hour and thirty minute flight and we head off by car to Sharm el sheikh. In total it's a 6 plus ...
... by me. I am missing Rusher horribly and really just want to go home. Living in a compound sucks ass.
I've lost around 7kg in 2 weeks and there is nothing to do but work. not sleep, be sick, and work out.
As I'm clearly bouncing around, attempting to get back upstairs to get ahold of Ahmed, she doesn't seem to notice my mood, and continues to talk
Of course by the time I get back to the room, and the internet starts working I have a slew ...
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Other places to stay in Sharm El-Sheikh
Naama Bay St, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $75
- Déçu de la formule all-in
- Très deçus par cet hotel
- First time Excellant
32 Naama Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $71
- Immaculate Clean & Friendly but could be noisy..
- Very nice hotel
- A very pleasant stay
91 White Knight Beach, Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $78
- I have just had one of the best holidays of my life
- Superb all round
Sharm El Sheikh, Naama bay, El salam Road (Peace Road), Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $82
- No complaints
- Marriott mountain the best
- Great Place to Stay
PO Box 74, Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $52
- Confused but ok in the end
- Oh Deary Deary Me!
Montazah, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $40
- Very Good
- Great pool
- Nice Hotel
El Fanara St. Ras Om El Sid, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $71
- Not the best!!!
- Not fantastic
- Second Visit Better than the First!!!
Naama Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- Perfect chill-out hotel
- Loved this hotel!!!
- Gave up on the Sofitel
Ras Umm Sid, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $75
Naama Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $53
- A wonderful time
- I liked it
- Little disapointed!!
Peace Road at Um Marikha Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $48
Na'ama Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $59
SOHO Square, Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $92
- We had a fantastic time
- What a way to totally chill out!!!!!!!
- A 5 star hotel which is a good 4 star hotel
33 Mohamed Mazhar St Zamalek, Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotel
- Loved This Hotel!
- The best hotel Ever, without a doubt!
- Photos can be deceiving!!! Never go there again!
Nabq Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $71
- Grand hotel not much to do at night!
- Nice place, friendly staff, shame about the noise...
- Five star plus
Hadabet Ilm Elseid, Sharm El-Sheikh | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- More than expected
- What a sham........
- Best holiday of my life
POB 71 - Montazah/Ras Nasrani, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $49
- Erstklassiges Hotel
- Toller Service, gutes Essen, tolles Riff vor dem Hotel!
- 3rd visit to Sharm and the Best Holiday of All!!!!
Magless El Madina St, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $47
- Hassle-free holiday
- Best holiday i have ever had
- Ok but not great
El Motelat St., Hadabet Om El Sid, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $18
- Just Aweful
- Loved everything about it
Sharm El-Sheikh | 5 star hotelfrom $184
Sharm El Maya Bay, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Um El Sid, Sharm El-Sheikh | 3 star hotelfrom $19
- We won't return to this hotel either!
- We Won't Be Returning
- Do Not Go
Naama Bay Heights, Sharm El-Sheikh | 4 star hotelfrom $34
El Salam Road, Sharm El-Sheikh | 3 star hotelfrom $38
Om El Seed cliff, Sharm El-Sheikh | 3 star hotelfrom $11