Category Archives: Red Sea

The Blue Hole

There are several famous Blue Holes around the world. This one in South Sinai is a short drive from the laid back town of Dahab and only a few hours drive from Sharm el Sheikh or Nuweiba. It is one … Continue reading

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Fringing reefs, Red Sea

The fringing reefs of Sharm offer an extraordinary diversity of marine life for snorkelers and divers to enjoy just meters from the beaches and rock platforms. They also add to the layers of greens and blues that make the views … Continue reading

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Red Sea sunrise

I am fortunate to live five minutes walk from one of the most beautiful views of the Red Sea, the clifftop in Sharm.

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The sea should be for everyone

Hotels control much of the coast in Sharm and the other Red Sea towns in South Sinai, with beaches fenced off for the exclusive use of their guests. But in some places the beach is shared by everyone, including the … Continue reading

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Red Sea, Sharm el Sheikh

Another view of the Red Sea. I never tire of looking at the sea, in all its moods, so you can expect many more water, beach and boat photos. The water is usually clear and the colours intense, especially in … Continue reading

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Swimming in the Red Sea

Winter slides into summer, the water is warmer and I enjoy watching the fish glide and search for food only metres from the beach, and diving into the deeper blue. slideshow http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eeswB7cOc3g&feature=youtu.be

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A new chapter, in Sharm

I have not posted for a long time. I moved permanently from Nuweiba to Sharm el Sheikh six weeks ago, and had no time or inclination for blogging. As followers of Siwa Soul know, I have been a regular visitor … Continue reading

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