Hotel Occidental Grand Monastir
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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 ...
Tonight is our last dinner at the Marhaba Palace and so not unexpectedly we receive exceptional service this evening. It's a ritual - which sometimes descends to pantomine - we've seen acted out a few times now. Waiters rushing round guests at their last meal, presumably to ensure that they get a good tip.
So we play our part and let our waiter go through the ritual. ...
Our final stop of the day is the costal city of Monastir, which is just over 23km south of Sousse and 33 km from Port El Kantaoui.
Monastir - from past to present
Founded on the ruins of the Punic-Roman city of Ruspina, Monastir has since evolved and developed from a fishing village into a major tourist resort - a familiar story along the Mediterranean coast.
Like a number of ...
... is plain and simple which shows off the mosaics to best effect. The museum is also well laid out and easy to navigate and above all the exhibits are clearly signed and described.
Unlike the market all of the historical sites: the Ribat, the Mosque, the Kasbah and the museum ...
Arriving back at the hotel I head for the water dispenser adjacent to the bar and quench my thirst.
It sure was hot out there and unfortunetly I was without money so couldn't stop off for a drink on the road from Sousse.
So after a shower and change of clothes, I was actually dripping wet, I feel a lot better and can genuinely put my feet up!
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- An international experience!
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- Che delusione
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Skanes , Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $73
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- Very clean and food very traditonal!!
- Superb holiday
Route Touristique, Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $41
Societe Immobiliere et Touris, Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $91
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- Highly recommended
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Route Touristique, BP 61, Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Una vacanza eccezionale
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- Exception holiday
Route Dkhila, Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $55
- Great for a cheap weekend break for £99!
- Nice Hotel........
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- Saadia ok now
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Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $54
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BP 23 - 5065 Skanes, Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $77
Cap Marina, Monastir | 5 star hotelfrom $66
Kuriat Palace, Monastir | Hotelfrom $27
Avenue Habib Bourguiba 5000, Monastir | 4 star hotelfrom $42
Cl. Monastir, Monastir | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Route touristique, Monastir | 3 star hotelfrom $66