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 Egypt

Africa

For ScubaDiving, the Red Sea is one of the best place on earth ! Most famous are Hurghada, Safaga and Sharm el Sheik.

Several cruses are very nice, such as the North wreck cruise from Hurghada, and several southern cruses such as The Brother's islands, St John's reef, Zabargad, Rocky Island.

Location: Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip, and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula
Geographic coordinates: 27° 0' N, 30° 0' E
Coastline km: 2,450 km km
Climate: Desert; hot, dry summers with moderate winters
Terrain: Controls Sinai Peninsula, only land bridge between Africa and remainder of Eastern Hemisphere; controls Suez Canal, a sea link between Indian Ocean and Mediterranean Sea; size, and juxtaposition to Israel, establish its major role in Middle Eastern geopolitics; dependence on upstream neighbors; dominance of Nile basin issues; prone to influxes of refugees
Elevation: lowest point: Qattara Depression -133 m highest point: Mount Catherine 2,629 m
Natural hazards: Periodic droughts; frequent earthquakes, flash floods, landslides; hot, driving windstorm called khamsin occurs in spring; dust storms, sandstorms
Currency: Egyptian pound (EGP)
Population: 77,505,756 (July 2005 est.)
Languages: Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes
Capital: Cairo
Divisions: 26 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah); Ad Daqahliyah, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Al Buhayrah, Al Fayyum, Al Gharbiyah, Al Iskandariyah, Al Isma'iliyah, Al Jizah, Al Minufiyah, Al Minya, Al Qahirah, Al Qalyubiyah, Al Wadi al Jadid, Ash Sharqiyah, As Suways, Aswan, Asyut, Bani Suwayf, Bur Sa'id, Dumyat, Janub Sina', Kafr ash Shaykh, Matruh, Qina, Shamal Sina', Suhaj

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Zones

Zones (16) Dive sites Sub zones
Ain Sukhna 5 0
Dahab 29 0
El Gouna & Strait of Gubal 33 0
El Quesir 21 0
Hamata & Ras Banas 32 0
Hurghada 48 0
Marsa Alam 59 0
Nuweiba 3 0
Port Ghalib 6 0
Safaga 33 0
Saint John's reef, Zabargad & Rocky Is. 30 0
Sharm el Sheikh 39 0
Strait of Tiran 17 0
Taba 9 0
The Brother Islands 5 0
Wadi El Gamal National Park 18 0

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Hamda
Door skilled_fingers
aug 10, 2018
Dive # 55 -
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Turtle Bay
Door skilled_fingers
aug 10, 2018
Dive # 56 - Lion's head rock   Finished with 70 bars 73 mins RECORD! 
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South Abu Ramada
Door skilled_fingers
aug 9, 2018
Dive # 53 - South Abu Ramada - Cave Drift Dive 
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El Aruk - Aruk Giftun
Door skilled_fingers
aug 9, 2018
Dive # 54 - Al Aruk Maksur
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South Abu Ramada
Door skilled_fingers
aug 8, 2018
Dive # 51 - With Maria Saleh
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Viaggio: Clubsafari 2017
Di chasty
Da nov 18, 2017 a nov 25, 2017
Andreas Hofer Rudolf Kelinrath Roman Schneider Michael Sombori Mario Reisner Dieter Reisner Günter Lehner Alfred Mannen Günter Schwarz Werner Kapfenberger Ulrich Lielacher Günter Vorwerk Fritz Werdenik 
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Viaggio: Egypt
Di Tanduay
Da nov 8, 2015 a nov 12, 2015
Groep: Paul Braeckman Rudy Van Impe Danny Van Durme Ivan De Smet Stefan Hoffman Marino De Ruyck Tom De Rijcke Franky Vanlemberghe  Luc D'haese   
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Viaggio: safari wrakowe północne 2013
Di Abo
Da mag 30, 2013 a giu 4, 2013
Safari Północne "wrakowe" po Morzu Czerwonym. Łódka Tiramisu, port Hurghada.
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Viaggio: safari rafowe południowe 2012
Di Abo
Da ott 28, 2012 a nov 2, 2012
Safari Południowe "rafowe". Port Ghalib, łódka Red Sea Shark.
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Viaggio: Marsa Alam 4
Di fabpad
Da set 22, 2012 a set 29, 2012

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