Hotel Djerba Haroun
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... was two separate water lines to the island, one for the locals and one for the tourists. Noubi gave us some island stats, including the fact there were three principal towns.
The present causeway is based on a Roman creation. It is some 4k long. The island is thought to be the Land of the Lotus Eaters, encountered by Odysseus on his return home from the Trojan War.
Stopped for a loo/java break. A local football/soccer game was on the tube. John is an LFC ...
... or Jerba in English).
Djerba is one of Tunisia's star attractions with beautiful beaches and a lovely little town capital called Houmt Souok. As we drove towards Djerba, I couldn't help but marvel at the change in scenery. We had started out the day driving through the Sahara desert, then we transitioned to desert highlands, then into desert lowlands, now we were driving on a coastal plan with lots of olive trees and little peaks at the Mediterranean.
Tuesday 23rd April
This morning we visited the island of Djerba linked to the mainland by a 7k causeway across a shallow stretch of sea. The island is very low (15m max) & has many scattered houses between what were the oldest olive trees we have ever seen as with most Tunisian dwellings most under construction or semi derelict. The women here where quite distinctive clothes in the form of white tunic dress ...
... 25 euro per person
Flamingo island trip: 19 euro
Excursions to the desert: from 1 to 8 days it depends on your holidays and choice
Camels and Horses ride
And many other activities to discoevr on our website: www.djerbatourisme.com.
We make friends not customers <3 <3 <3
... br> With the heat a constant companion the only options are sitting in the room in the shade, or lying in the sea. But no complaints about that.
The crew went out for dinner the night we arrived, and Chezzy decided to treat himself before he headed back to London. As in his words "we are in smelling distance of the sea" it is therefore considered appropriate to have a cocktail. So Chezzy ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service