The once popular Egyptian seaside town has been mostly abandoned since the terrorist attack on a Russian. But the few holidaymakers who do go have all the beach chairs and buffets to themselves.
Do cool, fun, relaxed people like to surf, or does surfing produce cool, fun, relaxed people? Possibly neither.
It's a far cry from the turquoise waters of neighbouring Greece, but who cares about murky water when it's hot?
Jeanie is making Ralphie go to the beach with her in a comic that is very true to what it's actually like trying to go to the beach when you live in New York City.
Everybody hates a tourist.
Some days, Harrie does do some work: he shovels sand for a local seaside restaurant. Two holes a day – but only when he feels like it.
People on vacation, walking around half-naked and drinking all day – it was the definition of sex for sex's sake.
Greek-born dermatologist Bobby Awadalla has released UVO, a "sun protective drink."
A hero never has a day off... even when she's on a hot date.
And realizes the grass isn't always greener on the other side—it's dead.
In his series Gold, photographer Sean Fennessy examines the similarities between the two surreal cities.
Megg, Mogg, and Owl are going to the beach! That should be fun! But it isn't.