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JaxTellerIsAllMine Thu 18-Apr-13 13:28:54

so we are wanting to go for 10 days, somewhere hot, sunny, beachy, pool, 3 adults 2 children (9 & 13). It needs to be nice, not too pricey, pref half board and not too long a flight. 5 hours would be ok.

We are taking my Mum with us. god help me for being a good daughter grin

I have looked at Egypt, (Red Sea area) but with all the trouble and the elections happening in June, not sure August would be 'safe' I dont really want to go to a resort that is 'UK with sun'

Please help me. Beginning August is when DH is thinking of.

My brain is mush after searching internet.

givemeaclue Thu 18-Apr-13 13:31:31

When you saynot too pricy, what do you mean as different people have different ideas on what pricy looks like.

JaxTellerIsAllMine Thu 18-Apr-13 14:09:37

ok, lets think the price out. I have found holidays from £2K to 12K - I would like the lesser of those prices and not more than £5K max.

JaxTellerIsAllMine Wed 22-May-13 20:37:33

Just bumping my thread - because I have decided that I would like to go to Egypt again. El Gouna or Hurghada. Hotel or apartment/villa not sure about and beach/lagoon definite.

So, who has been to either place? Recommendations please if you have. Think I prefer El Gouna though.

Fluffy1234 Thu 23-May-13 09:20:49

Fort Arabeseque which is Makadi Bay ( half an hour from Hurghada) is lovely. There is a good mix of nationalities and the beach and reef are fab. But it would be so hot in August.

JaxTellerIsAllMine Thu 23-May-13 15:41:08

We went to Luxor a couple of years ago in August and we could all get on with the heat. I think it is more bearable because it is a dry heat, and you have pool/lagoon to cool off and air con.

JaxTellerIsAllMine Sat 25-May-13 10:22:26

shameless bump - come on you lovely vipers, help me find a bit of sun for hols in August!

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