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Bibliotheca Alexandrina El Gouna

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Address: El gouna, El Gouna, Hurghada, Egypt
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+20 65 3580023
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Cloudy day in El Gouna....so a lovely visit

A cloudy day, so we decided to come and visit the Library...very interesting ...we watched cinematic experience....and enjoyed it very much...6 euros each...and we then had two... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
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Kos
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

A cloudy day, so we decided to come and visit the Library...very interesting ...we watched cinematic experience....and enjoyed it very much...6 euros each...and we then had two hours free internet...so here I am doing my review.....we do not have internet in our Hotel room..so just catching up.....a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

When your board of bathing Bibliotheca in English a library is worth a visit. There is a cinematic experience certainly very good alone. A fountain in the centre.

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Hurghada, Egypt
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Very beautiful place with fountain in the middle, nice movie Culturama about history of Egypt, kind helpful people, Mr Sama is always ready to help you. One of the best places in Gouna!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Well-decorated and nice-looking, but may not find an extensive variety of books inside, as the name may suggest, but still not bad. Also, it was 44 Celsius and the A/C was not on. Checked to see if one could borrow books during vacation, but according to the paper on the reception desk, membership is monthly/annual or there is the option... More 

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Cairo
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Must Visit, even though its a very different mood from the sandy beaches and thrilling activities available in Elgouna, but you must take the tour and go through the Culturama show,, it is truly the most underrated activity you can come across!!!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Sam, one of the staff is very helpful, a real nice guy. it has a good range of books, internet at very reasonable prices and a cafe.

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Espoo, Finland
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

This place is absolutely worth of visiting. Easy to reach with tuk tuk for very reasonable price. There you can see fabulous culturama about egyptian history and famous places without travelling anywhere. Large screen wonderful experience!

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Espoo, Finland
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

One very good interest to explore while staying in El Gouna, especially at Rihana is this Library. It offers nice reading corner, outside shadow study boots and the building is also nice. The best there is The Culturama Show, Journey through Time, a kind of Lecture of Egypt ancent history until todate. The show is given according to daily scedules... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Nice quiet place to go when you want to nourish your mind. There is a good international selection to choose from for guests.

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Hurghada, Egypt
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

this is the best place for nerve relaxing at El Gouna through this place you can site and reading many kinds of defiance books

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