Sinai shopping

Mall in Sharm El Sheikh

Soho Square

This shopping and nightlife hub is home to an ice-skating rink, a bowling alley, a Culturama centre (playing a multimedia film of Egyptian history) and several top-end restaurants, shisha cafes and bars, all centred…
Arts & Crafts in St Katherine Protectorate

Bedouina Sinai

This local cooperative of 75 Bedouin women produces bags, purses and cosmetic bags decorated with modern interpretations of traditional Bedouin design. The shop is just up the road from El Malga Bedouin Camp. Pop in…
Market in Sharm El Sheikh

Sharm Old Market

The scruffy streets of Sharm Old Market are home to plenty of souvenir shops loaded down with lamps, shisha pipes and spices, traditional ahwa (coffee) joints, and some of the cheapest places to eat in Sharm.
Arts & Crafts in St Katherine Protectorate


This Bedouin women's cooperative works with more than 300 local women and displays a huge range of textiles and local handicrafts. It's signposted on the first left-hand turn coming into town from Desert Fox Camp.
Mall in Sharm El Sheikh

Na'ama Centre

This old and rather tired mall has plenty of jewellery and souvenir shops, while in the evening shisha cafes set up outside along the pavement.