Abou Nawas El Borj

Address: BP 38/81 Route De La Corniche, El Kantaoui , Mahdia, 5111, Tunisia | 4 star hotel
 
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This 4 star hotel is located on BP 38/81 Route De La Corniche, El Kantaoui , Mahdia.
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      Travel Blogs from Mahdia

      Fantastic

      A travel blog entry by jefehenk on Feb 06, 2015

      1 comment, 3 photos

      Arrived yesterday and we have been enjoying the hospitality with our friends. We have also met a few others who live here. It has been great catching up and filling in the gaps because it's been about a year and a half since we seen each other. Today we went to ...

      Mahdia, Tunisia Fact Sheet

      A travel blog entry by fais4 on Jan 11, 2015

      ... Couscous - most famous dish served with meat or fish and tomato sauce, Grilled Fish - a wide variety of seafood in Tunisia
      Traditional Dress Descriptions: A Jebba for men (a sleeveless tunic worn over a shirt) or trousers and a shirt for simple days, A Sefsari for women (a white veil covering head) with a blouse and flowy pants
      Famous Sites of Country: El Djem ...

      Bye bye Bourguiba

      A travel blog entry by tonyhudson on Aug 11, 2012

      13 photos

      ... would have been used as a vantage point to scan the horizon for hostile fleets. Today it affords a panoramic view of the city and Al-Qurayyah beach.

      Film fact - The Ribat was used as a location for Monty Python's Life of Brian and Zeffirelli's Life of Christ




      Great Mosque
      Located near the ribat and the coast the mosque breaks the tradition of Islamic town ...

      Return to El Jem again...

      A travel blog entry by tonyhudson on Aug 11, 2012

      12 photos

      ... making it one of the largest venues in Roman times with only the Flavian amphitheatre in Rome (50,000) and theatre of Campus having greater capacity.


      The amphitheatre is a complex structure, but it has been well preserved and unaltered. Underneath the arena there are two passageways, which we explore, where gladiators would have waited with animals and slaves before being brought into the arena. Since there was no readily ...

      Jewel of the desert

      A travel blog entry by tonyhudson on Aug 03, 2012

      ... the camera battery and have the opportunity to take some photos when we return next week.

      Our guide provides an overview of the history of the amphitheatre: its design and construction; how it operated and the events it hosted in Roman times.

      The amphitheatre at El Jem was built by the Romans under proconsul Gordian, who was acclaimed Emperor at Thysdrus, around 238. It was never completed, because of political rivalries and lack of funds ...