Residence Dar Sidi
Travel Blogs from Mahdia
... preservation. The tessera (stones) were tiny & the detail in them was amazing comparable with anything we have ever seen. The craftsmen & artists of the area were famous throughout the Roman Empire. Apparently only the Bardo museum in Tunis has as good works. Our guide then led us through the old quarter back to our hotel in Sousse. Still no sense re the AC so we slept with the balcony door open & were visited by the mosquitoes much to Dick's ...
... driver they sought. Scott gave the man some friendly abuse, I tried to help him but it was really no use. Eventually, we got back to our bizarre hotel, To Caberet we went, a new kind of hell. The Mirrored Walls, the ceilings so bright, The loud winging music, a bit of a fright. Yet Tunisian men are really quite gorgeous They tried to be friends and said they adored ...
... matters ….. in French ‘no less’.
Aside --- it was the first time in awhile that we came across aggressive street vendors ….. and
their great lines …. to coax/ ‘drag’ you into their stores …… and then …… the sell. It’s always amazing how 60 – 70% can be ...
... if I appear distracted, I am standing near a camel at the third largest coliseum in the Ancient Roman Empire – it is 78 degrees, sunny and wonderful.” I find out a week later, did not get the job.
El Jem or El Djem is famous for its amphitheatre (often incorrectly called "a coliseum" – so sue me!), capable of seating 35,000-45,000 spectators. Only Rome's Colosseum and the ruined theatre of Capua ...
We slept in until 8AM today and had breakfast our breakfast buffet. The Tunisia breakfasts are somewhat different, but did the job. We kind of laid around the hotel for a bit and then caught a louage to Monastir. Monastir was only 20 minutes away, so that was nice. Monastir was nice. It was the best ribat in Tunisia and it is on the water, so it was a pretty peaceful place. The ribat ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking