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    • budget for stay

      Suez Dec 7, 2016 at 1:28 AM

      I will be staying in hostel and major transportation are taken care by my organization the only things of for food so how much USD is enough for 45days stay..pls answer will be helpful for me

    • Left luggage

      Cairo Nov 23, 2016 at 9:19 AM

      Are there left luggage facilities at Cairo Airport terminal 3?

    • budget for stay

      Suez Dec 6, 2016 at 11:45 AM

      I'm going to stay in Egypt suez for 45 days ago how much USD I'd needed to bring from my home town pls Rply me as soon as possible coz I'm travelling this weekend ...

    • Looking for a place I visited in 2006 - need help finding

      Cairo Nov 17, 2016 at 10:35 AM

      I was in in Cairo in 2006 and really trying to remember this place that I was at. I'll try to describe it the best that I can. Any help would be greatly appreciated. At the time I was looking for a place to go dancing. I got into a cab in Cairo near the nile and tried to explain to the cab driver that I wanted to go to a place for dancing and that had women. He didnt know much English so he ended up taking me this (what appeared to be) low key hotel that had a room with belly dancing. I do remember that the hotel was fairly close to the pyramids. I should note that this was at night so I'll try my best to explain the area and place. The place he took me was on a smaller street, almost like a side street, that intersected into one of the bigger main roads. The hotel didnt seem like it had a lot of floors, and I cant even tell you if it was a functioning "hotel with guests" but when you go into the lobby from the main entrance the front desk was on the left as soon as you walk in. There was also an open staircase that led up to a second level balcony where there was the room with the belly dancing. From the staircase and balcony, outside the belly dancing room, you could look out over the lobby and see the front desk which was almost directly across from the balcony. I remember this area well because Im pretty sure the cab driver took me to a sketchy place to try and rip me off. Once we were seated in the room with belly dancing, a tray of food came out that I didnt order and the cab driver tried to stick me with the bill. I got pretty upset and walked out to that balcony area and started arguing with the driver over the issue. Next thing I know there are 5 or 6 guys up there almost surrounding me probably because I'm being loud at this point. Well the situation calmed down and the driver wanted to try and make it better so he took me to another room in the same hotel the had almost like a night club, I was still somewhat heated over the situation so I can't remember what the room looked like exactly but I do remember we took an elevator to get to it. So this hotel had one room for belly dancing and another room that could have been a club of some sort. Again, this driver starts to try and get money from me so I say skip this and just walked out. My line of thinking was that I'd just walk down this side road back to the main road and get another cab. As I'm walking down the street towards the main road I remember passing the hotel parking lot to the left. He then pulls up behind with his cab. He knows I'm really angry at this point but he insists that I get in so he can take me back to my hotel. I got back in and he took me back to my hotel where we argued in them cab for probably a half hour. It was all dumb on my part, I know. I could have easily come up missing. I just really want to remember this place that I was at. SO could anyone throw out some suggestions as to what this hotel was called?

      Close to the pyramids.
      On a side street that connected to a busy main street.
      Had a belly dancing room and another club type room.
      The room with belly dancing was on a 2nd level balcony that overlooked the lobby
      Seemed really low key place that didnt have any other Americans in it.
      Oh, and I think we actually entered the belly dancing room from a back door that led to a parking lot, not the lobby.

      Thank you for your help!

    • Best Egypt City for Luxury Resorts

      Egypt Nov 17, 2016 at 5:17 AM

      My husband and I are traveling to Egypt from the US in late December (for a 1 week stay), but we haven't booked our hotels yet. We're looking to relax at a high end resort for a several days but also take in some of the popular tourist attractions (pyramids, Sphinx, cruise the Nile).
      We fly into Cairo. Are we better off staying at a luxury resort in another city and taking an excursion trip into Cairo to see the sights? Or are there good luxury resort options in Cairo?

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      Which cruise liner would you recommend for cruising the Nile.

      Egypt Nov 17, 2016 at 7:59 AM

      Which cruise liner would you recommend for cruising the Nile. I know that the Dolphin Nile is out dated and looking for something better please. Any advise

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      flights from uk to taba airport

      by lesleyellis Online Now Feb 21, 2014 at 3:40 PM

      we are planning on going to taba for our holiday and staying to movenpick resort but could anyone give me some info why have you got to now flight to sharm and get taxi to taba because 2 years ago we was able to fly to taba airport

      2 Answers Feb 21, 2014 at 4:01 PM
    • Travel to Taba

      by Ally.G Online Now Dec 15, 2013 at 7:23 AM

      How long is the journey from Sharm to Taba

      2 Answers Dec 15, 2013 at 3:57 PM
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      security situation in Taba

      by Dana_Azar Online Now Aug 22, 2013 at 1:28 AM

      am planning to be in Taba next week in the Sofitel hotel but am a bit concerned about our safety has anyone been there after August 14? we travelling as a couple....

      17 Answers Aug 23, 2013 at 12:01 AM
    • white camel hair blanket

      by kristen509 Online Now Aug 18, 2013 at 1:19 AM

      Am I ok to wash this blanket in the washing machine as the seller in the Taba carpet shop recommended

      2 Answers Aug 18, 2013 at 3:34 PM
    • Should I go?

      by grainemhaol Online Now Aug 3, 2013 at 4:23 PM

      I'm going to Taba this Monday 5th Aug.Staying at an hotel about 10km west from Taba town itself. Female travelling solo. Should I?

      5 Answers Aug 12, 2013 at 2:51 PM
    • Dangers in the Deep?!

      by grainemhaol Online Now Jul 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

      Want to snorkel/dive. Need I be concerned re Lionfish,Stingray.Moray Eel,Eagle Ray etc?

      9 Answers Aug 13, 2013 at 4:08 AM
    • How is it in Taba ?

      by operom Online Now Jul 3, 2013 at 2:15 AM

      We are going to Taba at the beginning of August. Is it safe there right now?

      2 Answers Jul 3, 2013 at 11:50 AM
    • Taxi to Mt. Sinai

      by maggie65nc Online Now Feb 28, 2012 at 5:06 PM

      How difficult would it be to find a taxi willing to drive to the monastery of St Katherine, wait while we tour that and Mt. Sinai and then bring us back to Taba.

      Should we just ask any cab driver?

      3 Answers Mar 3, 2012 at 12:40 PM
    • Cost of drinks at the Hyatt, Taba Heights

      by magliarda Online Now Oct 10, 2011 at 2:43 PM

      Hi. I'm trying to decide between All inc at Sofitel or Half board at Hyatt. If you've been to the Hyatt, can you give me a rough idea of how much drinks cost - say

      a glass or bottle of wine.
      A G&T.
      A coke or fanta.
      Bottle of Water.

      Comparing the prices between the Sofitel AI & Hyatt HB, two people would have £174 to spend for a week's drinks. We don't drink masses but there again, i don't want to be counting the cost of every glass!

      My partner's been to the Hyatt and likes it there and I quite fancy the sound of the house reef for snorkelling.

      Thanks a lot

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      Planing to visit Taba 9/2011

      by Haiman Online Now Aug 4, 2011 at 10:35 AM

      Hey any one know best place in taba coz i'm planing to visit it on 9/2011 so any suggestion ? the way i live in alex , egypt but it's my first time going there..thanks

      2 Answers Feb 21, 2014 at 3:10 PM
    • Last Minute Deals

      by anilpatel Online Now Jul 22, 2010 at 7:59 AM

      With finances being tight, but needing a well earned break, we're looking at booking a holiday to warmer climes which are family friendly (e.g. Turkey / Egypt).
      The question i ask is where, if anywhere, i can source literally last minute deals to travel.
      For example, we can travel at a days notice, but i'm not manging to see any change in prices of holidays nearer the departure date (surely agents would make some recovery opn a holiday than none?)
      I've looked at the likes of, etc but no great deals and usually to places that are for epole that liek drinikng and partying.
      Any guidance would be much appreciated

    • Boat rental

      by mandolin456 Online Now Apr 19, 2010 at 7:35 AM

      Is it possible to rent a small boat for a few hours?
      I am staying at Taba heights in a few weeks and like to get away to do some snorkelling from a small boat- no people.

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      Taba v Sharm

      by Lauz Online Now Feb 15, 2010 at 2:49 AM

      I'm considering a holiday in Taba in July. Have been to Sharm el sheikh (Nabq bay) a couple of summers ago and really enjoyed it, would you recommend Taba over Sharm or vice versa? Are they similar or very different? I know quite a few people who have been to Sharm but no one seems to have been to Taba so am short on people to ask! thanks!

      1 Answer Feb 23, 2010 at 9:24 AM
    • Accomodation Taba

      by LGG123 Online Now Apr 1, 2009 at 11:33 AM

      If I understand right, the East Delta Bus Station is located at Main Street in Taba. And a bus leaves at 7:00 AM to Dahab. But is there any cheep accomodation in Taba? Hostel, homestay or....

      1 Answer May 1, 2009 at 9:35 AM
    • Travel from Taba to Cairo -How

      by samherndon Online Now Sep 18, 2008 at 12:11 PM

      How do you travel from Taba to Cairo? Can you provide information about bus? about shared taxi/van? about alternatives? I understand there is a bus route and shared taxi/van, but unable to find detail information. Help appreciated. Thanks

      3 Answers Jul 3, 2010 at 2:15 PM
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      Bus to Cairo

      by sidr Online Now Jun 30, 2008 at 9:51 AM

      How frequent is the bus connection from Taba to Cairo? How long does the trip take? How much does it cost? Exactly where do you get the bus?

      3 Answers Sep 18, 2008 at 3:15 PM
    • baby nappies & Food Taba heights

      by redroman Online Now May 30, 2008 at 11:08 PM

      I am travelling to Taba with my two kids, 2yrs 9 mnths and a 6 mth year old and was hoping i could get nappies and baby food on arrival? does anyone know if there are any shops that would sell this type of product.
      Also general info re. baby advise or tips i would need.

      1 Answer Sep 17, 2008 at 5:15 AM
    • Intercontinental Taba Heights

      by thermo Online Now Apr 7, 2008 at 12:22 PM

      Has anyone any comments on the Intercontinental Hotel in Taba Heights?

    • Taba to Petra

      by thermo Online Now Apr 7, 2008 at 12:21 PM

      What are the options of visiting Petra from our hotel in Taba Heights?

      1 Answer Apr 8, 2008 at 5:00 AM
    • Is it safe to cross the border from Taba to Eilat now (March 08) ?

      by amsterdam6934 Online Now Mar 16, 2008 at 1:42 AM

      I am planning to visit Egypt in April 08 and we want to go swimming with the dolphins in Eilat. When I was informing about crossing the border from Taba to Israel, people warned me that that it is not avisable now due to the political situation and that it is possible that the Egyptians might refuse you to return to Egypt. My personal feeling about this is that it is nonsense. Can anyone comment on whether these warnings are correct? If we rent a taxi bus from Sharm al Sheikh to Taba and back (5 persons, +/- 500 km) what would be a reasonable price for that in Egypt? Thanx very much in advance!

      7 Answers Dec 8, 2008 at 10:10 AM
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      Taba to Cairo

      by lindigab Online Now Feb 18, 2008 at 4:29 PM


      I am doing a tour of Egypt in July but want to spend some time in Taba before it starts in Cairo. I am travelling with my five year old son which is why I opted for a tour with an operator rather then do it alone. Is the bus trip from Taba to Cairo reliable, daily and reasonable? Look forward to hearing from you seasoned Taba travellers, I am in Queensland, Sunshine Coast so a bit removed from it at the mo. Ta

      1 Answer May 23, 2008 at 2:41 AM
    • Bus schedules from Cairo to Taba?

      by ny2eg Online Now Feb 11, 2008 at 1:08 PM


      Anyone knows the bus schedules from Cairo to Taba? Where is the bus terminal in Cairo?

      Many thanks!


      4 Answers Jun 4, 2010 at 4:00 AM
    • time table for buses from taba to cairo

      by yudamolk Online Now Jan 11, 2008 at 11:59 AM

      please give me timetable from buses leaving from taba station (1 km south of the international borde)to Cairo. please ansaer immediately

      7 Answers Jan 18, 2008 at 5:43 PM
    • Most Relaxing Spot near Taba

      by GUnit Online Now Jan 3, 2008 at 2:05 PM

      Hi Im looking for the closes place to Taba that has great beaches and bars. All help appreciated.

    • Travel from Taba --> Cairo

      by GUnit Online Now Jan 3, 2008 at 3:10 AM

      Hi I am interested in making the journey from Eilat to Cairo.

      As far as I understand I will need to obtain a passport from the Egyptian consulate, cross over the border and take a bus or taxi from Taba to Cairo.

      I would really appreciate it if people could answer a few of my questions.

      1) How do I get from the border crossing to the bus station that will take me to Cairo?

      2) How much can I expect to pay for the bus fair?

      3) Is it a better idea to take a taxi?

      4) What's the number and name of the bus station?

      5) What's the timetable?

      6) How do I get from Cairo by bus back to Taba?

      All answers are much appreciated.


      2 Answers Jan 31, 2008 at 5:09 AM
    • satying at el wekala golf resort

      by sbcoady Online Now Oct 28, 2007 at 7:10 AM

      does anyone have any information on the golf course? is it par3? how close is it? cost of a round? etc

      any information greatly appreciated


      2 Answers Sep 28, 2008 at 10:48 AM
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      Car and driver

      by NYTim Online Now Oct 27, 2007 at 12:46 PM

      Is it possible to hire a car and driver from Taba to Cairo with a cuople of stops on the way. If so, how much should this cost.


      3 Answers Oct 29, 2007 at 6:42 AM
    • three corners hotel taba

      by paulinewales Online Now Oct 13, 2007 at 11:19 AM

      We shall be in Taba for 2 weeks in November and would like any info. on transport and the surrounding area.

    • Buses from Cairo to Taba

      by elena11 Online Now Oct 9, 2007 at 9:23 AM

      I've been unable to find a bus schedule between Cairo and Taba. I would appreciate any info anyone could provide including the name of the bus company, their phone number, time of departure from Cairo, time of arrival to Taba. Also, how much would a cab cost? Would it be a better deal for two travelers? Thanks!

      1 Answer Dec 25, 2007 at 9:13 AM
    • Taxis from Taba airport to Israeli border

      by ilandk Online Now Sep 23, 2007 at 7:57 AM


      I am flying from the UK to Taba airport (just a flight - no hotel package). Are there any taxis available in the airport? If not - can anyone recommend a shuttle service.