Oriental Palace

Address: 29 Avenue Jean Jaures, Tunis, Tunisia | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 29 Avenue Jean Jaures, Tunis, is near Medina of Hammamet, Hammamet Beach, Citrus Golf Course, and George Sebastian Villa.
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A travel blog entry by tezzatravels on Mar 28, 2014

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... waited, I told Omar his Algerian nickname was PITA, short for 'pain in the ass', an explanation to follow.

Thuburbo Majus is a pre-Punic site, founded by the Bedouins. It became a Roman colony in 128 AD. Its forum was built in 161 AD; the Capitol, in 168 AD. There were depictions of Pegasus, the winged horse, at the Temple of Peace. Behind the Capitol was an olive press in good shape. Corinthian-capped columns lined the Forum area in front of the Capitol.

I had ...


A travel blog entry by tezzatravels on Mar 17, 2014

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... certainly was lots of garbage to pick over. I saw a plate of what appeared to be macaroni left for cats to eat. One cat even had water in the bottom bit of a 1.5l water bottle.

The Tunis medina was not as enjoyable as that in Sousse since we did them back to back. We did not need a sit down large meal, contrasting the small hole in the wall spot in Sousse yesterday.

We were on Rue El Jazira, heading west toward the Bab Bahr. We had an espresso at Cafe Ben ...

Roman Underground

A travel blog entry by lawyerchick92 on Oct 06, 2013

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... back to the second millennium BC. In the 4th century BC the area was controlled by the Carthaginians (the Phoenicians) when they advanced into the west central interior of what is now Tunisia. After the Carthaginians second war with the Romans (in the 3rd century BC) the town was put back under Numidian control. The town was taken over by the Romans in 46 BC following the Roman civil war between Pompeii and Caesar. Thugga became part of the Roman province of Africa and ...

Medina and Bardo

A travel blog entry by tofor85 on Sep 22, 2013

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... 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. ...

Day 11

A travel blog entry by tbacino on Nov 01, 2012

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Today, we are leaving Fez. We woke up to a greeting from the Shaikh, he wished us a safe journey. Around an hour into our journey from Fez to Marrakesh, we passed a rotting camel carcass. Half an hour after, we stopped to rest. The stop had a shop that consisted ...

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