Hotel Les Quatre Saisons
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... smells a bit like home, to be honest. All this certainly is a sight, but I grew tired quickly and preferred if we continued onto our journey and hurried our way, leaving no area for chit chat.
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-- http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/isl am/architecture/kairouan.htm
-- https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ art-islam/islamic-art-early/a/the-great -mosque-of-kairouan
... to learn. Under the current ruler, people said he was envolved with the education and arts in empire for he encouraged it.There are schools here, prestigious schools where only the rich and intelligent men attend. Notice how i said men. During Islamic era, it was usually frowned upon women to attend school and only wealthy women would be able to afford education but in private. It is such a culture clash between present day and women during the Umayyad empire for here women were 'seen ...
... my family were welcome in Kerouan any time and could stay in another house he had on his farm.
-----He dropped me off so I could hitchhike back to Sminja, and he gave me fifty dinars ($32) which he said were for food. He gave me an Islamic rosary and perfume from Mecca.
-----And he gave me a box of "makroods". A makrood was a rhomboidal pastry with a center of sesame seeds and tiny nuts, which was covered in molasses. The people of Sminja would be happy when ...
... 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 ...
... better, at least aspects of it.
Off we headed early [not a theme of the day]. We headed out on a causeway. On our left side was Lake Tunis, man made and containing fresh water.
Our vehicle is a fair step down from Algeria. There are only three empty seats. Noubi Wan Kenobi has a microphone to interrupt our discourse and/or chills at his whim. Microphone Man told us there are some eleven million Tunisians of which 1.25 million live in Tunis.