For the curious one… Gasoline prices

For tourists and future residents of El Gouna, it’s good to know that, allthough some things in Egypt are becoming rather expensive, there is one big advantage (besides the daily sun, sea and mentality of the very friendly locals) that cannot be topped by holiday resorts in Europe: local gasoline prices. Here below a picture, taken at the Gas Station in El Gouna Downtown: 1 liter of gasoil costs 1 LE (Egyptian Pound) and that means about 14 eurocents per liter. Start dreaming!

Duty Free Shop opened

Finally, after more than a year of announcing its opening, this week the Duty Free Shop in the Marina made a “soft-opening”. The official opening will be later on in the month of May. The Duty Free Shop can be used by travelers till 48 hours after arrival in Egypt for buying liquors etc. upon presenting their passport with Visa Date. But the shops runs also a vast assortiment of non duty free goods. opening duty free opening duty free The Duty Free shop is open from 10 till 10. Phone: 012-7844738 More information will be published after the official […]

BAWO Real Estate closed down?

In the El Gouna Magazine (offical publication of Orascom) there is no indication anymore that BAWO is still responsable for the German clientele. A sign at the former offices of BAWO shows that their offices have “moved” to another address in the Harbour. BAWO closed down or moved? New Address: Marina Building 3, Office 15 Phone Office 065-3580466 Mobile: 012-2320050 Instead, in the El Gouna Magazine, now the Company K.&K Real Estate is being mentioned as being responsable for the german-speaking clientele, however, no phone number or local extension is yet published. Allthough mentioning the offices of K&K are also […]

New Email Address Daniel Breitbach

Dear Friends, Colleagues and Business Partners, Please note that starting from the 1st of March 2006 my old email address [email protected] will not be valid any longer. I am already looking forward to receiving your future correspondence via my new business email address: [email protected] alternatively [email protected] Best regards and all the best, Daniel Breitbach Senior Public Relations Executive Orascom Hotels & Development Mobile: 0020 – 12 – 244 27 25 Phone: 0020 – 65 – 3549 708 Fax: 0020 – 65 – 3580 111 Email: [email protected] / [email protected]