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Sharm El Sheikh Off The Beaten Path: 34 reviews and 67 photos
Usamabin Ladens summerrecidense
This IS Usama bin Ladens summerhouse!
I asked at the hotel,cabdriver and locals and they all said YES!
I did not see him around (maybe he was snorkeling)
Usama has a lot of houses around the world, but he is never visiting them, but somethimes his relatives visit this place.
Unbelievable? - belive it! This is true!!!!
If You find a friendly cabdriver that speaks nice English, ask him if You could rent him for a day or two.
He will surely drive You wherever You like to go for half the price of what You have to pay to the travelagency,hotel or local dealers.A ride to Ras Mohammad - 200 Le for a full day trip (4 persons).
Ras um Sid - 25 Le single ride and the cabdriver will pick You up at the time You ask for.
Me and my wife took a cab trough the Sinai desert - a 500 km ride! - from Sharm to St: Catherines Monastery and then to Dahab for shopping and back to Sharm and I paid the cabdriver 450 Le (50 Euro).
We started at 8 and returned at 17 in the evening.
This was amazing! I will never forget it, Camelcaravans in the desert, mountains sand, oasis, marvelous views. This ride will stay in my mind forever!!!!!
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