Miramar Carthage Palace
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... could easily spend half a day roaming around the site. The archeological park is literally littered with ancient tombs, relics with carved inscriptions and gates, porticos, baths and crumbling buildings. Don't forget your guide book....
TOWARD "FRONTIER ALGERIENNE"
It was exciting to be heading toward Algeria. As mentioned earlier in this blog, we were forced to cancel our plans to visit the country after terrorists began targeting ...
... sitting up on a hillside. The two villas lower on the hillside were not particularly exciting ruins although I was able to see the size of the villas (and they really were rather huge). However, the third villa, Villa of the Aviary, was at the top of a long switchback road made of typical Roman stones. Once we got to the top, it was very impressive. Huge mosaics with birds and animals remained on the floors with colours clearly visible. And the view in the bright sunshine ...
... blue windows and white walls. There are white jasmine vines hanging off blue windows. The beauty of this city inspired many artists like Paul Klee. We visited two grand homes. The first one bears a Moroccan architecture. Their windows are amazing. You can see from the inside but you can’t look in. The homes we visited are airy and it overlooks the Mediterranean sea. You can’t really take pictures, so I only have the romantic photos of the bathroom. The second ...
... 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