Hotel Vincci Taj Sultan
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... Rome as other cities in the area were. As a result, Kerkouane vanished beneath the sands and was not rediscovered until the first signs of it were found from 1952 onwards.
As no written records of the city survive, even it's name is unknown to us, Kerkouane is a name bestowed by the uncovering archaeologists, not from history. On the other hand, the abandonment of the site gives us ...
... and had a fabulous late night feast at the El Mouradi restaurant. The buffet gave us the true African cuisine meal of "Shisa Nyama" (BBQ meat and porridge) and "Piri Piri Chicken." It couldn't have been a greater way to experience a form of African transportation and food as we went up to our rooms and tried to get a good night rest for another long day of traveling to Bangalore, India. ...
... Macke's time in Tunisia but suggested that we talk to the hotel concierge.
The concierge was very helpful but about ten minutes into the conversation I realised to my dismay that he was directing me not to an Auguste Macke exhibition but to "Maccas", as in a Tunis McDonalds restaurant! Oh dear, I simply loathe the notion of being a snob in any situation but alas, I would have to admit that we are true Fast Food Snobs ...
... our travels. She was keen for us to visit the surrounds of Tunis, including the famous ruins of Dougga and Thuburbo Majus but was uncertain as to whether we would have time to drive the long journey to the ancient Carthaginian town of Le Kef, on the border of Tunisia and Algeria. We were keen however to visit Le Kef, not only because of its history but also as the journey would hopefully provide us with a better picture of Tunisia and its peoples. ...
General of Carthage Hannibal invades Italy. Romans however triumph and raze Carthage.
Carthage falls to the Roman Empire. The templed city of Dougga is created
The Vandals invade. Roman buildings and artifacts are destroyed.
The Byzantines rule.
The Arabs conquer the territory of present day Tunisia.
Berbers wrest ...