Photos of Tunis, the sprawling capital city of Tunisia.
Photos of Kairouan, Islam’s 4th holiest city. The Great Mosque is not to be missed! Other notable sights are the medina, Mosque of the Barber, Aghlabid Basins, Bir Barouta well, and Maison du Gouverneur (18th century residence of the former Beys of Kairouan).
The last section of our trip. After enjoying the Berber villages of Chenini and Douiret and getting our fill on the picturesque Ksours, we made our way back north towards Sfax, El Jem and the lovely resort town of Sousse. Here we spent a few days with a day trip to see nearby Mahdia and…Continue reading Tunisia – Part 4 (Sousse, Mahdia, Monastir, Kairouan, Tunis)
Photos of the Mediterranean port city of Sfax and the magnificent Colosseum of El Jem.
Tunisia. What an amazing country! We spent 2 weeks doing a whirlwind trip around this petite North African nation and had an absolute blast. This portion focuses on what we did the first few days after our arrival in Tunis. 14 March: Our flight from Rome to Tunis was uneventful and we landed right on…Continue reading Tunisia – Part 1 (Tunis, Dougga, Bardo Museum, Sidi Bou Said)