to accommodate rising traffic. Tourism Although a town in its own right Hurgada’s current major industry is foreign and domestic tourism, owing to its dramatic landscape, year-round dry and temperate climate and long stretches of natural beaches. Its waters are clear and calm for most of the year and have become popular for various watersports, particularly recreational scuba diving and snorkelling. There are plenty of diveshops. Most take you out on a daytrip and make one dive in the morning
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, when the Sharem-al-Maya Bay became the city's main yacht and service port. and have become popular for various watersports, particularly recreational scuba diving and snorkeling
: al-Qasimi * Zimbabwe: Munhumutapa the bloodline survives in several kingdoms and chieftaincies in Southern Africa. The ruins were first encountered by Europeans in the late 19th century with investigation of the site starting in 1871.