Dahab is a small town situated on the southeast coast of the Sinai Peninsula - this photo shows the waters of the Red Sea

Dahab is a small town situated on the southeast coast of the Sinai Peninsula - this photo shows the waters of the Red Sea

This road which passes beside the Red Sea goes to the Blue Hole which is a popular site for the divers and the tourists alike

This road which passes beside the Red Sea goes to the Blue Hole which is a popular site for the divers and the tourists alike

Front of the hotel where I was staying in - the owner had a very friendly dog which followed me when I left the hotel

Front of the hotel where I was staying in - the owner had a very friendly dog which followed me when I left the hotel

This photo was taken in sepia - just an experiment

This photo was taken in sepia - just an experiment

Dahab beachfront with a raised platform for the visitors to enjoy the view but it was all deserted

Dahab beachfront with a raised platform for the visitors to enjoy the view but it was all deserted

The road which leads out of Dahab to the Blue Hole is dotted with the hotels

The road which leads out of Dahab to the Blue Hole is dotted with the hotels

Looking back at the Dahab village which is located on the Masbat Bay

Looking back at the Dahab village which is located on the Masbat Bay

Beach promenade with the mountains in the background

Beach promenade with the mountains in the background

There were few holiday homes and villasl on the Blue Hole Road but I didn't see much activity in the area

There were few holiday homes and villasl on the Blue Hole Road but I didn't see much activity in the area

Sun lounges were there along the beachfront, most of them cater for the foreign tourists

Sun lounges were there along the beachfront, most of them cater for the foreign tourists

This guy was sitting next to a sun lounge area with diving flippers in his hand

This guy was sitting next to a sun lounge area with diving flippers in his hand

The Red Sea beach close to the Dahab village

The Red Sea beach close to the Dahab village

This hotel was on the Blue Hole road and it had a beautiful green garden

This hotel was on the Blue Hole road and it had a beautiful green garden

And of course they had a dog too - the dog barked at first which made the other dog (which followed me from the hotel) run away

And of course they had a dog too - the dog barked at first which made the other dog (which followed me from the hotel) run away

A local with his two camels on Dahab beachfront in Masbat Bay

A local with his two camels on Dahab beachfront in Masbat Bay

Plastic bottles and other rubbish washed up on the shores of the Red Sea - it shows the negligence on behalf of the locals

Plastic bottles and other rubbish washed up on the shores of the Red Sea - it shows the negligence on behalf of the locals

Open waters of the Read Sea - the mountains in the background are inside Jordan

Open waters of the Read Sea - the mountains in the background are inside Jordan

Dahab was occupied by Israel after Six Day war untill 1982 when it was taken bakc by Egyot through a treaty

Dahab was occupied by Israel after Six Day war untill 1982 when it was taken bakc by Egyot through a treaty

Dahab was a bedouin village but due to its proximity to Sharm el-Sheikh it started to attract tourists untill it was hit by the unrest in Egypt

Dahab was a bedouin village but due to its proximity to Sharm el-Sheikh it started to attract tourists untill it was hit by the unrest in Egypt

A beautiful view of the Dahab shoreline

A beautiful view of the Dahab shoreline

A boat on the beachfront - a guy came over and he used boat as a cover to pee there

A boat on the beachfront - a guy came over and he used boat as a cover to pee there

That guy calmly walks away after doing his business

That guy calmly walks away after doing his business

Now sun was going down behind the mountains and fresh breeze was picking up

Now sun was going down behind the mountains and fresh breeze was picking up

Dahab seafront at dusk

Dahab seafront at dusk

(Dahab Village Photos)