Red Sea resorts set for high demand among European travellers

Forecast international seat capacities from Europe to Egypt in the six months from June to November are set to ramp up significantly, boding well for duty-free retailers and the beleaguered tourism market in certain destinations within the region, according to travel-retail intelligence service Counter Intelligence Retail (CIR). Scheduled international seat capacities from June to November […]

Horse riding in the sea attracts tourists in Hurghada

Horse riding in the sea attracts tourists in Hurghada

Twenty years ago, three brothers from Fayoum Governorate came to Hurghada to work in tourism, wishing to have a project of their own and an extension of their favorite hobby, experience and their work in the breeding and training horses. They rented a place in one of the famous resorts which would be the headquarters […]

Why this Egyptian resort is becoming popular again with holidaymakers

Why this Egyptian resort is becoming popular again with holidaymakers

Thomas Cook has seen bookings to Hurghada shoot up by more than 100 per cent Egypt has become one of the fastest growing holiday hotspots for Mancunians this summer. Thomas Cook has revealed that bookings to the country have shot up by more than 109 per cent – with the Red Sea destination of Hurghada […]

Is now a good time to buy Real Estate in Egypt?

Is now a good time to buy Real Estate in Egypt?

Since the flotation of the Egyptian pound, real estate prices have shot up. On average, real estate developers have increased their prices in Egyptian pounds by 15-20%. Of course, if you calculate the prices of real estate in US dollars, the prices have significantly decreased. We frequently get asked: is now a good time to […]

Egypt in 20 best 2017 tourist destinations: Bloomberg

Egypt in 20 best 2017 tourist destinations: Bloomberg

Bloomberg website chose Egypt among 20 tourist destinations worth visiting in 2017, saying that after years of political turmoil, the country was now ready to receive tourists. “Want to get the pyramids all to yourself? Now’s the time to go to Egypt, which has shed its years of social and political unrest but has yet […]

Special Offer on Tiba Resort and Tiba View

Special Offer on Tiba Resort and Tiba View

Save a massive 25% at Tiba Resort and Tiba View Rivermead Global Ltd are celebrating 10 years in the Hurghada Real Estate Market this December and we are delighted to be able to bring our clients an amazing offer on two of our most popular projects, Tiba Resort and Tiba View. Between now and the […]

The 2016 IKA Kiteboarding World Championships Videos

The 2016 IKA Kiteboarding World Championships Videos

Having recently posted a blog post on The 2016 IKA Kiteboarding World Championships I thought I would follow this up with some of the best videos from the event taken from YouTube for you all to enjoy when you get a few minutes. And remember, you can be enjoying the amazing lifestyle that El Gouna […]

The 2016 IKA Kiteboarding World Championships are coming to Egypt

The 2016 IKA Kiteboarding World Championships are coming to Egypt

The gated resort of El Gouna, within the Red Sea Governorate of Hurghada has been chosen as the venue for the First Round of the International Kiteboarding Association (IKA) 2016 World Championships.  This is amazing news for Hurghada and Egypt and highlights just how good the kiteboarding conditions are in this fantastic destination on The […]

Egypt’s Universities Launch UK Partnerships

Universities in the UK and Egypt have signed 10 partnership agreements aimed at building scientific research and increasing opportunities for student and staff exchanges. The memoranda of understanding and letters of intent were signed on 20 January during the visit of an Egyptian higher education delegation to the UK. This follows a September 2014 visit by […]

Aristo developers choose Rivermead Global as northwest agents

Rivermead Global has been chosen by Aristo Developers to be the company’s North West agent due to their good reputation within the UK property industry. Aristo Developers, the largest private landowner in Cyprus, has a big share in the Cyprus holiday home market and was impressed by Rivermead Global’s high standards and customer service skills […]

Beach tourism in Egypt is here to stay

Egyptian beach tourism will continue to flourish according to Egypt’s new Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou. The statement, made at a recent press conference, has reassured investors and has spread optimism across the country. The beaches in the Red Sea region of Egypt are known for their white sands and beautiful coral reefs that attract a […]