Live and let live

I've been in Gouna for 4 1/2 months, or 137 days.  My rental lease in the villa I'm in expires in 6 weeks, which is when the owner is returning for the Easter holidays. My 6 month Egyptian visa expires on April 17th.  So... what to do?  Should I stay, or should I go? I…

Limbo Rock

Today I woke and found this in front of the gate to my villa in Gouna, Egypt. It was a rather loud American machine, but I reckon they have to constantly pack the red clay sand that makes up many of the roads in this resort, as only the main roads are paved, and even…

Gouna winterlude

Thinking about renting a villa during the winter in Gouna, Egypt, on the Red Sea? If you are going for a holiday weekend, Gouna is an ideal place to drop in from Hurghada, stay at a high-end hotel (with everything included), and perhaps go clubbing in Abu Tig marina if you're looking to party. However,…