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... of course will tell, but at the time of our visit, there appeared to be a national and internal optimism about government reforms and the economic future of this tiny African nation.
Oudhna (also known as "Uthina") is located approximately 35 kilometers south-west of Tunis, overlooking the fertile agricultural plains between Jebel (Mountain) Ressas, Jebel Bou Kornine and the Wadi Meliane (a dry river bed which only flows ...
Today, Tunisia is regarded as one of the more successful and politically stable of the Arab nations to have undergone an Arab Spring revolution. Commentators report that the success has been largely due to the compliance of the major parties and to a strong held commitment to a more liberal, democratic and compliant government.
From an outside observer's point of view, Tunisia is certainly a lot better off than ...
... br> One evening, she gave me "tajine" (a health cake of eggs, spinach, and tuna) to take home.
A cat snuck into Amur's and my warehouse, and ate my tajine! On another occasion, a cat ate a piece of mutton which Monsoor was saving for me to eat with couscous.
I'd read a Tunisian book called "Oommy Sissy" (Mama Sissy), in which a cat eats Oommy ...
... paying attention? I beeped through the metal detectors? I have dynamite taped to my body, I'm on fire? Anyone?
So we just walked through security and back. On return of Nats passport complete with Visa, we were told the price was actually only 30 Dinars. Cool. Win. Ironically, all that took way less time, than me just waiting in queue, visaless with thousands of others. Not because of strict customs officers, but just a slow pace, and perhaps ...
... go inside the building they need to have some association with the government and must have an appointment for months in advance. After about 30 minutes, the group had stopped to pray, in which time we were able to sneak out of the building safely.
After the embassy, we went to our hotel. This place was AMAZING. It was right on the beach and my roommates and I had a lovely view of it from the balcony right outside our ...