One of Largest Cable Parks in the World Opens in El Gouna
In a previous post I mentioned a slight increase in 2014 for tourism in Egypt. A recent exciting addition has been made to encourage travelers to journey to El Gouna and explore “Sliders”, one of the largest cable parks in the world and the only one in North Africa. What is a cable park you ask? I asked the same question…A cable park is intended for waterskiing and wake boarding. The benefit: no need for an extended stretch of water to accommodate several boats at once. Riders connect to cables, allowing them to roam freely while enjoying obstacles specifically designed for them. I think this is an exciting new addition to the tourism industry and can only encourage more people to visit Egypt. This is a great move in the right direction to shed more positive light on all that Egypt has to offer. More people means more income, more income builds a stronger economy.
Article Author: Jenny Cooper of Daily News Egypt