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... Prickly Pear Plant. Regarded as a highly noxious weed in Australia (finally controlled by the Cactobastus beetle), we were surprised to see that these Plants with Attitude are widely used in both Sicily and Tunisia as a form of hedge and/or wind break. They are also used for their fruit and for feeding the Cochineal Beetle, whose red pigment is widely used in natural dyes. The cactus hair like thorns (glochids) are "lethal" in that just one brush ...
... our final dinner, our final show, our final lounging in the bar, and have our final sleep in this floating hotel.
For two days Auntie Norine and I have been gathering everyone’s ticket for the Romantic Excursion of Tunisia. We thought it might be romantic that all of us will be together on our last day on the cruise. There are 20 of us so we can sit in one bus instead of being in different buses all over the city. I woke up early and went straight to ...
... the foot of the Byrsa Hill made it easier channel water to the baths. This made it easier to channel water to the baths from the Bordj Djedid cisterns fed by the Zaghouan aqueduct. Finally due to the proximity to the sea the baths required deeper foundations which meant that instead of being located in the basement the hypocaust had to be located on the ground floor with the baths above.
... them belongs to one of the servants who belly dances for entertainment. The other daughter belongs to his wife and there is a lot of tension between the two daughters over this. Several of the female servants get raped through out the movie and is the cause of the belly dancer dying. Some parts of the movie was hard to watch.
After that we got some friends together and headed out for the evening.
... It's very interesting not being the only white person in the group and actually knowing more arabic than someone else. Bennett and I walked around Marsala for a while today but nothing outside of the ordinary happened. For lunch we had KooKoosh. Pretty uneventful ...
Other places to stay in La Marsa
Les cotes des Gammarth BP 720 , La Marsa | 5 star hotelfrom $112
Les Cotes de Carthage, La Marsa | 5 star hotelfrom $140
Avenue de la Promenade, La Marsa | 5 star hotelfrom $174
Les Cotes de Carthage - BP 697, La Marsa | 5 star hotelfrom $187
- Be Careful in Tunisia
- Some more balance..
- Very enjoyable for a short break
Avenue de la Promenade, La Marsa | 5 star hotelfrom $140
Avenue Taieb Mhiri BP 36, La Marsa | 5 star hotelfrom $198
BP 598, La Marsa | Hotelfrom $69