Hotel Sidi Driss

Matama Ancienne, Matmata, 6070, Tunisia | Hotel

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Underground home - troglodyte home

A travel blog entry by kennethj


De 200km fra Tozeur over Sahari-safari-byen Douz til underground cave Matmata går igennem saltsøen Chott el- Jerid - endeløs fatamogana. Farvel til panoramaudsigter over bjerglandskaber med palmelunde og velkommen til et ugæstfrit landskab klods op ad Sahara - den store Sahara.

Da jeg ankom, blev jeg mødt af adskillige unge på deres …

Star Wars

A travel blog entry by willietanner


Like it or not, one of the things to do as a tourist in Tunisia is see some Star Wars sites. Alot of the original 1977 Star Wars was filmed in Tunisia (Luke was from the desert planet Tataooine, named after a town in Southern Tunisia) and some of the ****** later movies were too but I can't be bothered to remember or mention them. Though often …

Life in the Star Wars hotel

A travel blog entry by technotrekker

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A long time ago, in a galaxy not so far away (sorry - had to be done), I was a young lad growing up in the era of the original Star Wars movies. One of my first fully-fledged memories (when I was 4 or so) was being taken to the cinema one fine day to see The Empire Strikes Back, which was enough to addict me to science fiction and the concept of …


A travel blog entry by tezzatravels


... blue cacti' along the road: cacti catching blue bags with their thorns.

Only two wanted to go to the Museum of Popular Arts and Traditions so it was bagged. We drove to the Ghriba synagogue, protected by a security scan and police with automatic weapons, arriving just after 1000. It was the market day in the Jewish sector.

The first Jewish presence dated from 586 BC. The local population says when the last Jew leaves the island the key to the synagogue ...

El Djem

A travel blog entry by noyelles


Wednesday 24th April

Set out at 7.00am. First stop was the market in Gabes where we bought some Frankincense rocks apparently with different perfumes & some saffron. The markets tend to be somewhat similar to each other which is a bit frustrating. From here we travelled via Sfax, the 2nd largest city in Tunisia to see the Roman amphitheatre of ...

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