Occidental Resort

Address: Tunis, Tunisia | Hotel
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This hotel, located in Tunis, is near Medina of Tunis, George Sebastian Villa, Kasbah of Hammamet, and Pupput Roman Site.
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Travel Blogs from Tunis

Day 51 - Tunis Tunisia North Africa

A travel blog entry by ttdaniel on Oct 08, 2014

... stalls and explained how the big perfume company Chanel use the Tunis flowers to make their popular scents such as Allure and No. 5. We learnt how Chanel tried to buy Tunisian land to grow the flowers and make their perfume. The government would not allow Chanel to buy land and stipulated they must buy all their flowers from the local farmers. The essence is produced here and then shipped to France for the perfume to be made. Chanel gives the locals 20% ...


A travel blog entry by tezzatravels on Mar 19, 2014

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... a big over 4 TD, or about $3 Cdn.

Back to the room after 1800. The wifi was uncooperative until I headed to the lobby. One gal came down for a bit of computer time. Omar yapped at the hotel reception desk for well over an hour. Robert joined for a long stint.

By 2030 I was ready to upload the journal, still needing to download/upload the pix. No Champions League coverage on the tube; grr. Finished things up and beauty sleep shortly after 2200.


8 January 2014

A travel blog entry by tangara on Jan 08, 2014

Today I woke up at 6:00am which is really early for me because I am in the school holiday so we could be ready for a tour of Tunis which started at 7:45am. This tour took us to the Bardo Museum which is a museum of mosaics, ceramics, and sculptures. I learn't today that the mosaics represented a scene or a time which was very interesting. We had a tour guide who took us to the important places and ...

Falling for Tunis

A travel blog entry by lawyerchick92 on Oct 05, 2013

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... from what I have seen in other middle eastern countries. And the vendors were very friendly giving me grapes and whatnot to try from their stands. (I made sure to wash the grapes before I tried them and they were very tasty.)

After we wandered around the market, we moved on to the Medina (the original old quarter of Tunis). Unfortunately, the wall that usually surrounds the Medina was no longer standing and all that was left was a few remnants in places and a ...

Between Sky and Sea

A travel blog entry by thisgreatworld on Jun 27, 2013

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... I was so early even Nico and Laura weren’t there. So, I went to breakfast then came back again. I just ended up waiting again. No worries, I reviewed my photos and watched a little TV.

By the sights and sounds and smell you know you are in a different continent. Tunis is at the tip of North Africa. It is the capital of Tunisia. Rich in historical stories of war and invasion, the people of Tunis today are enjoying the modernization of its city. ...