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Address: Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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Description: Great diving and snorkeling area.

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Fantastic boat trips to this reef..

Had some great dives here.. An amazing drop reef.. Saw my first Manta ray here.. And had privilege of seeing Ornate ghost pipefish here too..

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Had some great dives here.. An amazing drop reef.. Saw my first Manta ray here.. And had privilege of seeing Ornate ghost pipefish here too..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

A lot of small colorfull fishes and corals with some of big fishes but expect to see any marine creatures. You can do snorkling too as the coral only 50 meters from the bech and the depth from less than one meter.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Visited the market and also I'll macarto for shopping trips we also visited Mac. Donald's and a chinese restraunt that was really nice

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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Food all English. Mostly English people. Friendly staff. Good beach. Nothing to dislike. Going back next year. Most people go back at the same time each year.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Love the atmosphere of the market and the bartering especially when you "pot" a bargain. Also the area as near the beach if you want to wander.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Much quieter than most of the other resorts yet only a short taxi ride away from the more built up areas. A chemist just a few yards away where you can literally buy any medications sun lotions etc!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Excellent diving especially for beginners like me Coral and fish everywhere and only 50 metres off shore

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Weston-super-Mare
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Ras Umm Sidd beach area has a very wide reef flat, with mainly dead coral but masses of incredible fish - it's really easy to get good photos. You can swim further to the drop-off which has plenty of lovely coral and more beautiful fish. There are several beaches along this bit of coast, particularly the public Al Fanar... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Make sure you get a good dive guide/company as the currents can be tricky. Luckily I've always had good dives here, and I would recommend Rami Mahmoud at Action Sport as he knows this (and all the other dive sites in Sharm) like the back of his hand.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

If you are not on the boat, then this is the best diving spot from on shore diving. Amazing!!!. It is not so often you want to dive secand time in the same place, but belive me, it is a place to do it more then twice :)

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