Miramar Carthage Palace
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... side of the podium there is an opening to the funeral chamber which is enclosed by a large stone slab.
On the way back from the mausoleum I had a good look at what turned out to be a particularly unfriendly 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 ...
... Mosque of Olive is the oldest Mosque in Tunis. It covers 1.2 acres with 9 entrances. It has 160 authentic columns brought originally from he ruins of the old city of Carthage. It is also a Muslim University.
Dinar is the currency of Tunisia. But merchants are more than happy to receive and exchange with your American Credit Card, American Euro, American Sterling...any money that Americans are carrying are welcome in Tunis. The guide took us to his store and ...
... which are similar to other imperial thermae in Rome.
The baths, like other imperial thermae were built along a central axis line with two symetrical halves. The arrangement of bath chambers is also typical with circular caldarium (hot room) flanked by smaller saunas leading onto a small tepidarium (warm room). From here bathers would access the large frigidarium (cold room) at the ...
... language among our group. I surprised everyone else in the car by piping up in my imperfect but more effective French, asking for clarification. Apparently the guy was claiming, 'Since I am your friend, I will take you where you need to go, free of charge.' When I relayed that to my companions, we decided that such an offer was beyond fishy and I was delegated to state (in French) our ultimatum: in effect, 'or turn on the meter, or let us out on the ...
... 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.
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