Mahdia Palace Thalasso
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Tennis Court
- Drycleaning onsite
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... at El Jem today. It was amazing! That's now two Roman stadium and/or coliseums I've visited in the past week. This one had gladiator battles and Christian executions and could seat 35,000 people. It is one of the most intact coliseums and about the fourth ...
... Carthage, the Bardo, Grand Erg Oriental
Country Population (most current available) 10,937,521
Country Population in 1900: N/A
Average Life Expectancy of Males: 73.6 Females: 77.7
National Unemployment Rate: 15.20%
Country Literacy Rate: 79.1%
Country Murder Rate: N/A
Crude Birth Rate: 17.4
Crude Death Rate: 5.7
National Infant Mortality Rate: 14
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 ...
... There are other Roman sites - covered and preserved under sand - which have yet to be excavated.
Film facts - The amphitheatre was used for filming some of the scenes from the Monty Python film The Life of Brian as well as the film Gladiator.
We take the short walk from the car park, passing a few stalls with tourist souvenirs and local crafts, as well as some shops further along the road. The stalls seem to have changed very little since the ...
... It slopes towards a central drain which collects rainwater in an underground cistern. A colonade surrounds the courtyard and offers some protection from the sun.
After taking a few photographs we walk to the nearby Ribat.
Constructed in 821 AD the Ribat was one of a series of fortified monasteries which were built along the North African coast by the Aghlabids against the Christians marauders from nearby ...