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  • Snorkeling

    Hurghada Things to Do

    Hi, I visited Makadi Bay (south of Hurghada with my wife in September 2010 mainly for snorkeling. The experience was really nice. Here is a link to a portfolio of pictures and videos of the below recommended sites: *Oct-03-2010 still adding material to the portfolio during coming weeks I personally recommend...

  • The Oberoi - Sahl Hasheesh

    Hurghada Hotels

    Ah.... What can I say? I had the most serene, peaceful time at the The Oberoi, Sahl Hasheesh... By...

  • El Mina

    Hurghada Restaurants

    Large spacious restaurant with a nautical theme and friendly staff. El Mina offers fresh seafood to you liking and I mean LITERALLY. The fish is swimming while you are ordering it! El Mina specializes in fried fish and seafood for take out too. There are also side dishes of rice, salad, bread, tahina, and babaghanouj. Fillet of Morgana Fish...


Marsa al `Alam

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  • Go diving!!!

    Marsa al `Alam Things to Do

    Excellent diving inside the Solitaire Resort!Really great, great guys! It is a German operated diving center, but they speak fulently english and some italian. All the people working there are really very nice and helpful!We had a great time diving with them and so many beatiful underwater scenes.Take care to make several night dives at the house...

  • Sol Y Mar Solaya

    Marsa al `Alam Hotels

    I drove this weekend from Luxor to Marsa Alam (Coraya arae). It was not that bad as i could expect....

  • VISA

    Marsa al `Alam Tourist Traps

    PAY THE VISA AT THE COUNTER AT THE AIRPORT IN DOLLARS . So the VISA costs only 15 Dollars . When you enter the Airport you ll have a couter of the bank on the left side . There you can pay the Visa in Dollars . In EURO you ll pay 20 Euros , that will be 2 times mor as in Dollars !! PAY THE VISA AT THE COUNTER AT THE AIRPORT IN DOLLARS . So the...


Abu Simbel

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  • Abu Simbel

    Abu Simbel Things to Do

    We were not alone, there were other tourists during this trip to Abu Simbel, I say a full mini busVery early in the morning around 3 am our guide waiting with us together with another group, there were many tourist buses as well, that leave on the same hourWe were surprise, as we did not expected an army with guns in our bus, so our guide explain...

  • Air to Abu Simbal

    Abu Simbel Transportation

    For my coming trip Feb'10, I have been quoted $213US for the flight. The bonus is potentially getting there earlier than the bus/mini-bus convoys and seeing the site with less tourists and as the sun rises (better colours etc). I was quoted $83USD for the bus tour. And YES, this is some distance by bus!

  • Beat The Heat

    Abu Simbel What to Pack

    Most people usually visit Abu Simbel as a day trip from Aswan. Both flights & buses leave early in the morning, when it can be cold. However, on arrival in Abu Simbel it can warm up pretty quickly. I would recommend that you wear some head gear, comfortable clothes / shoes, take sun block if you're prone to burning & a bottle of water and a snack...


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