Red Sea Snorkelling August 19th 2007 We spent a week on the Red Sea, staying in Sharm El Sheikh on the Sinai peninsula. Most of our time was spent snorkelling on the amazing coral reefs, but we also found time to take a boat trip out the the Ras Mohamed National Marine Park and also spend a little time exploring the city of Sharm itself.
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Africa » Egypt » Red Sea » Sharm el-Sheikh The regularity and richness of the annual Nile River flood, coupled with semi-isolation provided by deserts to the east and west, allowed for the development of one of the world's great civilizations. A unified kingdom arose circa 3200 B.C. and a ser... ... read more
We started this travel blog in 2005 when we set off on a ten-month around-the-world trip with a couple of backpacks and not much else. Since then, we've spent a couple of years back in England, done a little travelling in Europe and Africa and posted the odd blog whenever we get chance. In 2008, we emigrated to New Zealand with four suitcases and a guitar and spent the first month travelling throughout the country, from Auckland to Christchurch, via a roundabout route. We now live in Christchurch and post the odd blog now and again...whenever the travel bug bites. Happy reading!
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