Tag Archive: Hurghada


Your One-Stop Egypt Guide

Posted in Insider Knowledge by Laura Sargeant on

From a whirlwind of magical Souks to the majestic sights of the ancient pyramids, Egypt offers a world of experiences like no other combining guaranteed year-round sun and some of the best deals around. We've put together a definitive guide, created by the experts who have been there themselves. Read on for the low down on what makes Egypt the perfect year-round destination.

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Discover Vibrant Hurghada at the Grand Hotel

Posted in Insider Knowledge by Laura Sargeant on

Unearth an eclectic beachfront resort area based along Egypt’s prestigious Red Sea Coast. Renowned for diving, Hurghada is the home of countless dive shops and schools for beginners and amateurs alike, centred around the modern Sekalla district. For those wanting to take it easy on their escape away, the historical old town provides a plethora of intimate coffee shops perfect for lounging of an afternoon paired with a myriad of traditional Egyptian souks, bursting with life and the colour of an abundance of unique finds. Dive into the centre of this as you uncover a resort that encapsulates this sense of an elegant collision of two ideals.

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The Makadi Spa Hotel: A Blue Bay Holidaymaker’s First-Hand Review

Posted in Guest Blogs by Tom on

Lou & Mike Smith have been using Blue Bay Travel for the past 3 years, holidaying at Excellence Playa Mujeres 3 times and Finest Playa Mujeres once (so far). They even gave us the privilege of arranging their wedding at Dreams Riviera Cancun in January 2014. This time they fancied something completely different, so Lou & Mike headed eastwards to The Makadi Spa Hotel. This is Lou's first-hand review of the hotel, and everything it has to offer.

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Dave’s Egypt Holiday – Dave Visits A Plethora Of Red Sea Hotels

Posted in Site Inspection by Dave on

When it comes to foreign holidays living just 10 minutes from Birmingham Airport is a real bonus; except when duration and destination of a holiday dictate you have to fly from Manchester, which is exactly what happened with our recent 10 day Egypt holiday.

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