TripAdvisor Reviews Shams Safaga Hurghada
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... to see the local communities settle in after sunset. We followed the course of the Nile. Each small farming community has armed guards at the gates. As the sun sets all the small mosques call the faithful to prayers and light up the minarets like Christmas trees. On the outskirts of Luxor we are assigned a police escort so had a clear run through all the police checks and didn't have any trouble finding the hotel. Air Conditioning and cold drink, life is ...
... or trunks were far to much for us to handle. Countless, middle aged, sunburnt Russians as far as the eye can see with a "f#%k it! I'm on holiday" attitude. All power to them for having confidence in spades, but board shorts and sunblock never hurt anybody. We later found out that to wear the trunks means that you are a real man in their culture, so maybe they looked at me and thought I was a girl! One thing that I thought we were safe from in the resort were people ...
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 ...
... everywhere we went given that tourism numbers from those countries are down 80%. This could also be the last entry in the blog for 2-3 days as our Egypt Vodaphone data SIM (3 GB for AU$10) in the iPad will cease to work after we leave Cairo Airport and Internet access in Jordan is expensive so unless we find reliable wifi in our Bedouin Tent accommodation out in the Jordan desert our next update may even come from Munich in 6 days ...
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
Km 8 Hurghada Safaga Road, Hurghada | 3 star hotelfrom $36
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
Gabal El Hareem, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $91
- Great staff at the Hilton Plaza
- If you paid cheap, its fine... otherwise prepare to be disappointed
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, Safaga Rd, Hurghada | 5 star hotelfrom $105
El Corniche Road, Hurghada | 4 star hotelfrom $72
1050 Washington Street, Clarkesville | B&Bfrom $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