Hurghada is often referred to as the Egyptian Riviera, where holidays revolve around the beach. Install yourself at a hotel here and you'll be minutes from golden sands and the soft Red Sea waters bursting with intricate coral and tropical fish. If you're into diving, this is one of the Red Sea's prime locations for aquatic life. If you're less adventurous, there's always snorkelling or glass-bottomed boat trips to bring you close up to the fascinating marine world. And for a totally laid-back time, all-inclusive holidays to Hurghada are a probably the idea for families, who prefer the easy life at such a superb resort.