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Thursday, 05 December 2019
Picture of the day: Red Sea sun sets over tourists on Hurghada's Giftun Islands

Tourists walk on a Giftun Islands beach as the sun sets over the Red Sea near Hurghada, Egypt (AP)

The Giftun Islands, a nature reserve, are scattered around Giftun Kabir Island off the coast of Hurghada in the Red Sea.

The waters around the islands are popular for snorkeling and diving, housing pristine coral gardens and shoals of exotic fish.

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