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Travel Blogs from Mahdia
... Josh and Grace headed into the Medina to do some shopping and buy refreshments.
The ribat, whilst built as a fortification, also became a religious centre and was for some time a place of pilgrimage.
It was erected in 796 AD and has been enlarged several times making it probably one of the largest surviving ribats in North Africa. It was enlarged on the north side ...
Remaking the Life of Brian
We try unsuccessfully to recreate a scene from the Life of Brian, you know the one where they are talking about the People's Popular Front of Judea and .... but the extras I'm
working with forget their lines and eventually we have to give up. Minutes of planning gone to waste.
But we are pleased to be back after such a short time to soak up the atmosphere and wander around the deserted amphitheatre ...
Our taxi driver drops us outside the Sousse Archaeology Museum on Boulevard Maréchal Tito, where we spend a good part of the morning. Housed in the southern end of the Kasbah, the setting for the museum is as stunning as the treasures it houses.
Sousse Archaeology Museum
Founded in 1951, ...
Shopping in Sousse
The streets in Sousse are busy this morning, not just with tourists, but with local people doing their shopping.
Walking without water
Unfortunately the sun goes to my head today and for some unknown reason I decide to make my own way back to the hotel. This it proves ...
... we were here. We know that the vendors are disinterested since they are no where to be seen. A few of the shop keepers call out and engage in conversation, but it's more of a friendly exchange, almost doing what is expected rather than expecting us to go into their shop and buy.
We'd decided in advance not to take any photos of the amphitheatre today. On a two day trip, with an overnight in the desert, we're unsure whether we'll be able ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility