The Grand Hotel
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- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
- Swimming pool
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TripAdvisor Reviews The Grand Hotel Sharm El-Sheikh
Travel Blogs from Sharm El-Sheikh
... the rest of Europe or the US, were certainly beyond its scope. I have no idea how the Muslim Brotherhood managed to use Facebook and Twitter to foment the revolution against Mubarak. I couldn’t make either one work long enough to rebel against my hotel.
It appears to me that Egypt is still a largely dysfunctional country, and has a long way to go to reach functionality.
But there is hope. Remember, “Arabs Got Talent!” ...
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 ...
... will set you back almost us$30. I'd read that getting a reasonably priced taxi ride from the airport to the hotel is almost impossible. The taxi drivers in sharm are infamous for bullying foreigners and their starting ask price for the 10min ride to downtown sharm is 300egp. I read online that the lowest possible price is ~30egp but that was before fuel prices spiked here and prices increased across the board. Upon landing, I made a bee line away from the taxi stand to the ...
... advert was seen by some people... After we had had enough of the "no stress, no hassel, free to look" and Megs and I almost getting molested we headed back to the hotel. It was nice to see and get out of the hotel to see something different but I don't think that it is a "need to see" place.
Right bed time, tomorrow we are up fairly early as we are all packing into Jabula and checking out Ras Mohammed.
... here in Cairo before heading home. We are heading out, so we plan to have a drink with them later.
The Sound and Light Show happens at the foot of the Sphinx. At sunset, the three pyramids are lit with different colored lights as the narrator chronicles their creation. The pharaohs’ stories are told through dramatic readings and orchestral music. A golden funerary mask ...