The Grand Hotel
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- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Sharm El-Sheikh
3 Continents in 4 days, not bad! So after Kate's major stress about the Egyptian visa situation, it turns out that you just play dumb an the super friendly Egyptians will let you in! It's a pay on arrival system that is in the process of being changed, a note to anyone thinking of travelling to Egypt, bring some US dollars it will get you far. So Sharm el Sheikh looks like MARS! it has the most bizarre landscape that falls into the Red Sea ...
Sitting by the pool enjoying the wonderful atmosphere. All the staff here are so friendly and know you by name. My husband booked his diving yesterday. I will book myself some spa treatments I think when he is away. The spa is fantastic. Not cheap but really good. I love this place. It's been so good not having to worry about jobs and so on. We can just relax and enjoy the weather and the good food. Italian ...
It was a bit of a late night last night. A lot to drink and the sheer excitement of being here. Woke up early this morning. Went out on the balcony and saw people putting their towels down. This was at 7am. Now sitting by the pool in the sun. Oh it's hot. But di beautiful just as I remember it. Same faces even. My arabic comes in handy. Off for a ...
... is a good thing or not??
Anyway we decided to go for a few more drinks and a couple of games of pool after dinner which was quite cool. But unfortunately it wasn't Gary's night, he was off form and I didn't have enough fire power to carry the team. We came away with a few wins in the end so it was all good.
Time to pack our bags and hit the pillow as we want to get away earlyish tomorrow and head to Cairo.
... the Bell Tower and the mosque’s minaret. We also meet a talkative black cat who lets us pet him.
Among the many places we are not allowed to take pictures is the Church of the Transfiguration. Like other churches we’ve visited, we cannot take photos and we must observe silence while we walk through. A Greek Orthodox monk dressed in black ushers us into ...