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Travel Blogs from Hammamet
... in Tunisian Arabic instead of this dead language, the people might've read more and empowered themselves.
HONORABLE MENTION included: NO FREEDOM IN LOVE; THE EXALTED STATUS OF MEN IN ISLAM; YOUNG MEN'S FASHION; and LITTER.
-----This brought us to The Top 5 Best Things about Tunisia!, a strong list which didn't need much explanation.
1. FRIENDLY PEOPLE
2. GREETING EVERYONE
3. THE SOUTH
4. ARABIC ALPHABET
... what could be misconstrued as cynical views no doubt. The weather is starting to be more what I suppose we are to expect within Europe for this time of year but is a big change from what we have been used to but it is quite good to have a gradual return to our climate. We sail to Menorca tonight where we are due to catch up with friends so looking forward to that before heading home via Lisbon. Sent from my ...
... did try to sell but they were nothing like as persistent as we remember from our last visit. I bought a little metal pot to put incense sticks in for my Chinese shrine. We went to Carthage and had a very good typical Tunisian lunch in a hotel next to the remains of the Roman aqueduct and water tanks. Then to a village called Sidi bou Said which is a pretty little place built on a hill overlooking the Gulf of Tunis with whitewashed houses and blue ...
... was looking, I gave my girlfriend a secret note.
-----On the far right of this note, beneath the number "1.", I had drawn a moon and stars surrounded by black. Number "2." was in the middle; a head-scarfed girl was shown, opening the door to her courtyard; and written in Arabic letters was: "Weqt-ash? 11:30?" And "3." was on the left; a long-haired guy snuck through the door; ... "11:40?"
-----That night, I walked down her dark ...
... it was a reference to terrorists cutting off a person's head.
-----On my hitchhiking trip to southern Tunisia, I walked through a town. A young man asked me: Was I going to WALK all the way to southern Tunisia? I told him: No. If I did that, I would eat my head! We were near Mt. Chanbi, the only place in Tunisia where Islamic militants were said to be active. The young man's eyes grew wide, in fear that I'd gotten the wrong impression of his ...