|Tennis court rent (1 hour on weekend)||$17.49|
|One-way ticket (local transport)||$0.14|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$3.50|
|1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff||$0.03|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$419.77|
|1 Summer dress in a chain store||$41.98|
|Milk (1 liter)||$1.13|
If you’re looking for an extraordinary diving destination, Sharm El Sheikh just might be what you’re looking for. This Egyptian city is located on the tip of the Sinai Peninsula and is situated off the coast of the Red Sea. Because the Red Sea is brimming with an exotic marine fauna and a diverse underwater wildlife, it has become a popular destination for snorkeling and scuba diving enthusiasts. In fact, hundreds of thousands of divers from all over the world visit Sharm El Sheikh every year. If you’re itching to go on a dive, all you have to do is check out the Internet for cheap flights to Sharm El Sheikh. They’re available all year round.
Since much of the Sharm El Sheikh’s attractions are found under those crystal clear waters, divers can definitely spend a week or two in the city. Those who prefer other water activities will find that kite surfing, boating and canoeing are also very popular among tourists. If you’re just as happy to stay above water, you will find there are lots of other things to do in Sharm El Sheikh. Na’ama Bay is the city’s commercial hub and is where all the nighttime action happens. You will find that many restaurants, bars and shisha cafes are open until midnight. There is also a casino around if you’re keen to test your luck.
Since Sharm El Sheikh is just too beautiful to be kept a secret, a lot of hotels and resorts in Sharm El Sheikh have opened one after another over the last few years. A number of luxury hotel properties in the area belong to international chains such as the Ritz-Carlton, Sheraton and Marriott. If you’re looking for something more local and authentic, you can check out the Concore El Salam and Baron Palms in Sharks Bay. As an all-year round tourist destination, there is definitely no shortage of hotels in Sharm El Sheikh, and you will surely find one that best suits your price range.
Tourists who chance upon a visit to Sharm El Sheikh find that the city is one of the finest places in the world to enjoy the sun, sea, sand and beach. Don’t miss out on this Mediterranean experience. Book one of those cheap flights to Sharm El Sheikh now.