Travel News for Tourists and Residents at El Gouna, Hurghada, Red Sea, Egypt

For Rent: Flat in Kafr el Gouna

Property Divided into: Two single beds, a small living room with a sitting corner, kitchenette and a bathroom wit shower. Terrace / Balcony: None Interior Equipment: Friendly and clean decoration, air conditioning, TV with international channels, washing machine and El Gouna internal telephone. The bed linen, bath– hand– and beach towels are included in the prices. Location: Situated directly in the centre of Kafr El Gouna. 2 Walking minutes to a swimming pool, Lagoon beach and 2 walking minutes to Downtown. Price: From Euro 180, — per Week for 2 Persons, water and electricity costs are extra and calculated at […]

For Rent: 2 Bedroom in Abu Tig Marina

Property Address: Abu Tig Marina MB 2-1-102 Property Type: 2 Bedroom apartment on the 1st floor Property Divided into: 2 x bedrooms, 1 x 160×200 bed, 1 x two single beds, living room, kitchen and 2 x bathrooms with bathtub. Terrace / Balcony: 3 x Balconies and 1 x roof terrace Interior Equipment: Classic style decoration, TV with international channels, washing machine, air conditioning in all the rooms and an El Gouna internal telephone. The kitchen is fully equipped with kitchen utensils for 4 persons. The bed linen, bath -, hand– and beach towels are included in the prices. A […]

For Rent: 1 Bedroom in Kafr El Gouna

Property Address: Downtown O-011 Property Type: 1 Bedroom, ground floor Property Divided into: 1 x bedroom with double bed, a living room with dining table, kitchen and a bathroom with shower. Terrace / Balcony: 1 x terrace Interior Equipment: Very comfortably decorated, TV with international channels, air conditioning, washing machine and an El Gouna internal telephone. The kitchen is equipped with all kitchen utensils for 2 persons. The bed linen, bath –, hand – and beach towels are included in the prices. Location: Situated directly in the centre of Kafr El Gouna. 2 walking min to a swimming pool, Lagoon […]

For Rent: Studio in Phase 1

Property Address: Phase 1 Villa 8 Property Type: Studio about 38m² Property Divided into: A double bed, a bathroom with shower and a small kitchenette with refrigerator. Terrace / Balcony: A beautiful and wide spread garden, leading down to the lagoon beach. Interior Equipment: This studio has a double bed; the kitchenette is equipped to allow the preparation of a nice breakfast, TV with international channels, air conditioning and an El Gouna internal telephone. The bed linen, bath – hand – and beach towels are included in the prices. Location: Situated directly on the lagoon, 10 min walk from the […]

Update to our Welcome Page

If you’ve been visiting this prerelease version of our website El Gouna Times before, you can now quickly discover what new posts and comments have been added since your last visit. Look at the bottom of the menu to the right: under Meta you will find a link to Most Active Posts. If you click it, you’ll get a page with the latest posts and comments. Our new section with Football postings by Han from West Golf will appear in the menu at the right under Columns/Postings, so you can easily jump to the archive of Football articles in future. […]

Real Estate Prices Spring 2005

First France, and now a No vote from the Dutch against the European constitution. What importance for El Gouna real estate?

The Art of Living in El Gouna (II)

I think I owe you a short “introduction” about my person, and the new series about The Art of Living in El Gouna is the appropriate section in the El Gouna Times to bring my own experiences also. I am 55, retiring from my ISP (internet service provider) business in Belgium, where my eldest son Joe will take over my business midst this year. He is assisting me in our company during the last 10 years, so I am quite confident about him and the company’s future. My youngest son Mike lives in Hurghada as a divemaster for about 2 […]

Football: Resignation

El Gouna FC , after mutual agreement, announces the resignation of coach Mohamed Abd Al Samee, who led the team from the Division Three doldrums to their present level. Mohamed, residing in Heliopolis, continues to manage Cairo based Egyptian Telecommunication Club next season, operating at the same level as El Gouna. Mohamed sends his sincere regards to the club and the people from El Gouna who have stolen his heart during his stay here. El Gouna Times is here to keep you posted on the identity of his successor, who will have the formidable task to equal or even improve […]

The Art of Living in El Gouna

In this series of editorials we will bring the experiences of people living in El Gouna. Motive to stay in El Gouna can be for very different reasons, and at first view we can differ between the following categories: Tourists, staying at one of the hotels Tourists, renting an appartment or villa. El Gouna lovers, looking for a suitable property. Owners, sometimes staying in their property in El Gouna Businessmen, living and working most of the time in El Gouna Families with children, living and working permanently in El Gouna, and Retired seniors, willing to live forever in El Gouna. […]

Deutsch: Infos zu Tauch Safaris im Roten Meer

Tagestouren zum Tauchen gibt’s in jedem Tauch-Center. Tauch Safaris werden allerdings weniger angeboten, und leider oft mit vielen Ungenauigkeiten. Wir versuchen mit dieser Seite einige Fragen schon vorab zu klären und mehr Aufklärung über die Routen zu geben. Sie weichen je nach Wind und Wetter etwas ab, da einige Plätze bei Starkwind oder hohen Wellen nicht angefahren werden können. Wünsche der Safariteilnehmer für spezielle Plätze werden sofern möglich sehr gerne erfüllt – auch wenn sie erst auf dem Schiff geäußert werden! Die Safaris unterteilen sich in 3-4 Hauptrouten: Nord-Safari, Süd Safari, Tiefer Süden, oder sogar eine Kombination als 14 Tage […]

2-Zimmer Wohnung an der Golf Lagune

Zu vermieten 77qm, 2 Zi-Whg in El Gouna. Die Wohnung liegt direkt an der wunderschönen Lagune des Golf-Resorts mit eigenem Lagunenstrand. 1 Schlafzimmer, 1 Badezimmer, Wohnzimmer mit Küche und Gartensitzplatz. Die Wohnung ist vollständig ausgerüstet mit Küchenzubehör/Klimaanlagen. Schlafmöglichkeit für 4 Personen. Für Familien mit bis zu 2 Kinder geeignet. Interessante Konditionen für langfristige Miete. Wenn Interesse, bitte sende mir ein kurzes Mail mit den gewünschten Daten. E-Mail: [email protected] Website: Klick hier für Bilder

Football: History in the making

No community, no football. No football team, no community. The El Gouna Times regularly visits El Gouna’s modern football ground, established in the Bustan area of this buzzing little town. It is equipped with the best turf in Egypt and capable of holding crowds on comfortable open stands running almost the entire length of the pitch on both sides. The Gouna Football Team The El Gouna Football Club team are managed by Mohamed Abd Al Sameh, a household name in Egyptian football. When playing for Mekawleen from Cairo, the forerunners of Arab Contractors, he won a championship’s medal in the […]