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6 OUTDOOR GEMS FROM EGYPT by Amr Tahtawi

This is a Practical Guide for Travellers Who wants to get the best out of Their visit to Egypt. Coasts, Canyons, Oasis, Hot springs, mountain ranges, virgin diving and snorkelling spots or even Caves, You name it!

Siwa Oasis
SIWA OASIS, QESM SIWAH, MATROUH GOVERNORATE, EGYPT

One of the best kept secrets in Egypt's western deserts, stunning mysterious of all Egypt's oasis. A Place Where kiss sky surreal and magical nature outdoor beauty everywhere you go. Let alone the fascinating ancient pharaonic temples and hot spots like Cleopatra bath, Where the timeless queen herself used to enjoy bathing. The stunning desert landscapes Instantly will hook you and leave you speechless. Make sure to enjoy a Bicycle ride around esta truly unique region, visit the impressive remains of the ancient fortress town of Shali and maybe one of the beautiful own locally traditional handicrafts.

Marsa Alam
MARSA ALAM, QESM MARSA ALAM, RED SEA GOVERNORATE, EGYPT

Famous for it's beautiful virgin Diving and snorkelling locations and superb beach and clear fresh air. Located far enough from the city to give you the feeling of different planet and take you back in time with the sea shore Camping with the beautiful cool breeze.

Nuweiba
NUWEIBA, QESM DAHAB, SOUTH SINAI GOVERNORATE, EGYPT

The Gem of eastern Sinai Peninsula, shines all year long. Splash and party all day long feast + + star gazing all night long. The cost line of esta region is almost Entirely With Peaceful covered huts and friendly Bedouins. The Sea in front of you and behind the Canyons, you choose your adventure.

St. Catherine
ST CATHERINE, QESM SHARM ASH SHEIKH, SOUTH SINAI GOVERNORATE, EGYPT

One of the best places to explore mountain ranges Egypt has to offer. Perfect for camping, star gazing and snowy outdoors in the winter specially from december to january and above all a holy land 'Moses' with divine greenery spilled around on the rocky lands. 

White Desert
FARAFRAH, NEW VALLEY GOVERNORATE, EGYPT

Most justifiably one of the well- known desert destination in Egypt yet it present itself with fresh new look and feel for every visit you take there. The Amount of unearthly and beautiful wind-carved rock formations shaped in the form of giant mushrooms and chicken is unmatched to any desert in the world. It's amazing to enjoy a lot of tours and safaris in esta 300 kilometers protectorate.

Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA GOVERNORATE, EGYPT

Well known Alexandria outdoors is so cozy and dreamy specially in "The Montazah" His Majesty Farouk Where area, king of Egypt used to stay When I wanted to relax. This all-year-Mediterranean thrilling costal city will take your breath away, just let it all to the sea and friendly helpful people there, let alone it's only 2:30 away from Cairo.

2014 stands.. by Amr Tahtawi

Land, Sea & Air ( click the photo above for a close-up experience )

Looking back at 2014 as it ended few days ago I stand in gratefulness of how beautiful, creative, inspiring and fun this year was for me!

I stood 1200 time to briefly capture a memory i’d like to keep for myself and it turned out i have plenty that i decided to share some ( 50 images ) with the world as a motivating vibe to a more awesome year ahead. I’m very excited to see the adventures, happiness and inspiration 2015 has to offer me and my loved ones and of course to announce several great news soon (stay tuned travellers. you'll love it ;). 

Some of my Brief captured moments :

1- Eating French-made dessert in a french park early morning.
2- Riding an old vintage bike while cycling around SIWA.
3- The moment i bought La Alhambra tickets and held them in my hands with awe.
4- Happiness rush moment while mountaineering on "Sefsafa" mountain.
5- Standing in front of that ALIVE sunflower bouquet in my walk around Paris.
6- Enjoying a quiet moment in a boat alone in the Nile river.
7- Stepping inside Euro Disney with excitement and freedom.
8- Getting ready for Egypt Photo Summit 2014 event 4 hours before opening.
9- Enjoying unreal landscapes in white desert, Egypt
10- Mentoring some of my favorite students inside a very oriental timeless location in Old Cairo.

A big THANK YOU to all my friends and fans who gave me positive vibes and helped me be more creative and be part of the amazing Egyptian and global photography community.

Happy byebye to 2014. WELCOME 2015!