Articles tagged with: Egypt
Direct from Sanctuary Retreats
Thank you to our preferred partner Joe Schlipman of Sanctuary Retreats for sharing his “insider look” into Egypt! My name is Joe Schlipman and I recently started working at Sanctuary Retreats as the Director of North America Sales. While I have been in the travel industry over the last thirteen years, my primary experience has been in mass market cruising. Before joining Sanctuary Retreats, I had no idea regarding what...
By Katia Hetter, Special to CNN Travel
STORY HIGHLIGHTS Clashes in Syria and Egypt have some travelers worried about the entire region. Countries such as Oman and the United Arab Emirates are safe and calm, experts say. Some agents set clients up with trusted guides and drivers for extra security. The Mideast region may not be a good fit for nervous travelers, travel agents say.
By Shivani Vora for The New York Times
Port Ghalib, Egypt: A low-key beach escape with clear water and sea creatures. The once unspoiled beauty and calm of Sharm el-Sheikh, on the Red Sea in Egypt, has suffered from an influx of tourists (not to mention a recent series of shark attacks). Those looking to skip the crowds should turn to Port Ghalib, across the Red Sea from Sharm, on the eastern Egyptian coast. Ghalib’s beaches offer soft, snow-hued sand and translucent...