Hotel Occidental Grand Monastir
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... He raced ahead of us leading the way, occasionally shoulder checking to make sure we were still tailing him. We arrived at the cafe we had been at the evening prior and met with Amine. Kory pulled out our map, I pulled out our notebook and we got down to business. Amine works in the eco outdoor tourism industry and was keen to know our plan and route through Tunisia. He offered advice, places to see and skip as well as additional contacts he knows through ...
... message only to find out that he wasn't in Sousse today but he was able to hook us up with another friend of his...just give 'Ferid' a call, he will be expecting you! I show the message to Kory with a nervous laugh and confirm we want to contact our contacts friend...we do.
I send a message to Ferid, explaining who we are, where we are coming from and who had passed along his number to us! Fingers crossed I send the message hoping for a positive response. We got more than ...
... Current Leader(s) / Party(s): Mehdi Jomaa (Prime Minister), Moncef Marzouki (President)
Ethnicities (% breakdown): 98% Arab Berber, 1% European, 1% Jewish and Other
National Language(s): Arabic (Tunisian Arabic), French, Berber
Religion(s) practiced (% practiced): Muslim (Sunni) 99.1%, other 1% (includes Christian, Jewish, Shia Muslim, Baha’i)
Enfidha airport is gleaming in the hot sun when we arrive for our flight home. Check in effortless and security, despite the recent troubles, is light touch.
It's a modern day oasis, which is somewhat souless and seeming ...
... refilling drinks, but it is sporadic and seems to happen when the fancy takes them or when guests are about to depart.
Finally the time comes, our meal is over and it's time for the tip. We give some notes to Gracie to give to the waiter. He seems to appreciate the gesture. Slipping the notes into his pocket he disappears into the kitchen and presumably home for the evening.
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