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Sharm el-Sheikh (Arabic: شرم الشيخ‎, IPA: [ˈʃɑɾm eʃˈʃeːx]) is a ceety situatit on the soothren tip o the Sinai Peninsulae, in Sooth Sinai Govrenorate, Egyp, on the coastal strip alang the Reid Sea. Its population is approximately 73,000 as of 2015. Sharm el-Sheikh is the admeenistrative hub o Egypt's Sooth Sinai Govrenorate, which includes the smawer coastal touns o Dahab an Nuweiba as well as the moontainous interior, Saunt Catherine's Monastery an Moont Sinai. Nouadays it is a major touristic hotspot an resort ceety in Egyp.

Sharm el-Sheikh

شرم الشيخ
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Nickname(s): 
The Ceety o Peace
Motto(s): 
Ceety o Peace
Sharm el-Sheikh is locatit in Egypt
Sharm el-Sheikh
Sharm el-Sheikh
Coordinates: 27°54′44″N 34°19′47″E / 27.91222°N 34.32972°E / 27.91222; 34.32972Coordinates: 27°54′44″N 34°19′47″E / 27.91222°N 34.32972°E / 27.91222; 34.32972
Kintra Egyp
GovrenorateSooth Sinai
Population
 (2015)
 • Tot73,000

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