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If work does not pick up soon most said they would be forced to return to their homes.
"It would be difficult to go back to your old life after working in Sharm," said Isaac William, a Christian Egyptian from the Minya region.
Roughly one million Britons visit the country every year, of which around 700,00 head for Sharm el-Sheikh.
• 10 alternatives to Sharm el-Sheikh If travellers don't return soon it will be not only the tourism industry that suffers but also the farmers who feed Sharm, the aviation workers who service the airport and logistics industry that keeps it stocked.
While Ahmed's family back in Cairo was scandalised, in Sharm el-Sheikh relationships between Egyptians and Westerners are not unusual.
Ms Brierley said it was clear her fiancé would struggle to return to the constraints of his old life.