Travel Blogs from Tabarka
If you had Tunisia on your bucket list forget it! I was really looking forward to having a look around this place on the coast of North Africa-(can you believe that's where we are), but hugely disappointing. It's really grubby, smelly and obviously very poor. We were hounded by hawkers from the moment we disembarked and they don't give ...
... HM included SMILES, and USING WATER INSTEAD OF TOILET PAPER. I never used water to wash my bum; I didn't know how to do so properly. But, I felt sure this ancient hygiene method worked better than awkward toilet paper. If you didn't agree with me, just ask the Camel Guy. This was his favorite topic of conversation, just ahead of camels.
-----"You wash your hands with water. You wash your face with water. So, why do you wash your butt with paper!? Once, I ...
Easter Monday and sporting a fine chocolate egg courtesy of P&O we arrive in LaGoulette Tunisia which has been slotted into our itinerary due to the unrest within Egypt. Having spent two days in Israel and traveling within close proximity of the Gaza Strip and also the border of Syria with a leaflet warning us of possible unrest and phone numbers of embassies, another warning upon entering Athens of ...
... more beautiful lodging or more helpful hosts. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/1128813?s= -qhh Tomorrow we head south on an all day train. The following day we hope to be staring in the vast nothingness of the Sahara. Micky highly recommends camel riding so we will spend some time in the sand and the surrounding oasis of the town of Douz. We miss you all and those nail biter Blazers games (no live streaming down ...
... was an ancient mausoleum below the Roman city. One of the features was the 12 seater loo similar in design to one at Ephesus which was very well preserved. On our return to Tunis we passed vast vineyards with quite young vines & still everywhere flocks of sheep & the occasional small herds of cattle. We were back in the Tunisian hotel & are here for 2 ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking