Miramar Carthage Palace
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... well preserved ruins and is one of the most highly visited tourist attractions in Tunisia. Of course, being on our own again had its pluses. The shame was that unlike Oudhna, we did not have a guide book and so we had little idea what we were looking at.
Lonely Planet Guide recommends you take a picnic lunch. We would also recommend that you buy a guide book and/or or take the following on-line articles with you. Whilst writing up ...
... enough special treatment on the tour, including a room change here. After awhile, it begins to be an irritant.
The Algerian group was too old and this one is a bit too independent--individualists--to come together very much. John was by far the best of the lot. A final bit of wifi and off a bit early with bright sunshine. The SS Helen has the most grotesque cackle. Great, got the Fashion Police as a seatmate.
By the time we got to the site ...
... no for an answer apparently. He spoke about 4% English, but with a random word here and there, and aid from English labels on the museum pieces, I was able to mostly interpret what we were looking at. So our tour took around 45 minutes as we toured mostly mosaics. Overall, they were quite impressive, intricate and detailed, dating back as much as 2000 years. As we set to leave our guide asked a tip. I gave him a couple random coins. He requested more. He didn't get it. ...
... 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 ...
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- Be Careful in Tunisia
- Some more balance..
- Very enjoyable for a short break
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