Gorgeously quaint and stunningly picturesque, Sidi Bou Saïd is a vision of white-and-blue buildings perched above the Mediterranean. Wander the cobblestone alleyways through the village, stop for syrupy Arabic coffee at a cliff-side cafe, and then unwind on the charmingly old-fashioned beach. It’s an easy day-trip from Tunis.
The souks are a real network of covered streets lined with merchants shops and artisans grouped by specialty.”Clean” Trades are located near the Zitouna mosque because they attract no nuisance by smell, noise or water use. The cloth merchants, perfumers, dried fruit merchants, booksellers and wool merchants are concerned the contrary tanners, fishmongers, blacksmiths and potters who are relegated to the périphérie27. There is thus a coded hierarchy of business: trade in fez, the perfumes, the silk weaving, upholstery, clothing manufacture, manufacture slippers, weaving, pottery and finally blacksmiths and dyers.
The history of the olive tree is tight linked with the history of agriculture and more particularly that of the Mediterranean basin. In fact, it has been more than five thousand years since Man cultivating the olive tree and extracted its oil by pressure. The expansion of olive groves took place simultaneously with the establishment of civilization around the Mediterranean .For Numidia, Julius Caesar required in a decree discharging an annual quantity of three million liters of oil as levied tax. According to the in order to help the settlement of nomads , which permitted guarantee the bulk of olive oil supply to the roman empire the longevity of this tree, the care it require, and the quantity of its production confer on the status of golden liquid
Each of our Sahara desert treks is an action-packed adventure with a good blend sightseeing and desert peace. visited 7-day introductory desert treks for all the family, to 15-day long distance journeys for experienced desert travellers. The desert, and the act of moving through it, is a wonderful place for cleaning the mind of all our daily thoughts and worries. The desert and it’s dunes stretch for miles and miles. Life settles into a timeless routine of local tea and fresh bread, walking, a lunch stop for fresh salad and a siesta. Then a few more miles before the evening meal, a roaring fire, music, singing and a night under the stars as you have never before seen them. You will return from the desert feeling mentally clean and rested.
A spa break in Tunisia allows to recharge, take forces. This is an opportunity to take a break Scent of a Woman, or a longer stay. During your trip to Tunisia, take care of your body but also the opportunity to discover a land of a thousand splendours.Discover our accommodation offers thalasso cheap on many other destinations.With a forty thalassotherapy centers, Tunisia stands out as the second destination after France to offer an iodinated cure. Enjoying art facilities and provided with qualified personnel, it allows to enjoy the sea water properties at good prices.
To live a truly human experience in Tunisia , what better than to think outside the box ? Thus, for travelers seeking a family atmosphere associated with the human touch, the homestay is a great way to meet and exchange . But how to find your hosts ? ” I’ll sleep with you ” follow the guide!Sharing and conviviality with family Much cheaper and more friendly than other types of rental holiday classic like the hotel club, homestay proves to be a clever and friendly solution for a successful holiday in Tunisia. Sleep in a Tunisian local family is indeed share his daily while enjoying a welcome and an exceptional feel safe . At this very rewarding experience that allows travelers to combine discovery of another way of life to the scenery , do not forget to bring a small gift to thank your hosts for their hospitality. This can be a box of chocolates, popular in Tunisia as expensive, or other French specialties. And most importantly, unless we ask you, do not give money to risk upsetting your hosts. Rather prefer to offer your services for housework or your contribution to the cost of meals.
For centuries , Tunisian women to transmit their beauty secrets from generation to generation . And thanks to this ancestral know-how, they know all the recipes to take advantage of the benefits of natural resources available to them. Rasul argan oil and Baruk : embark on a journey to discover the best of oriental beauty rituals .This is because they are exposed to dry winds and extreme temperatures of the desert that Berber women pay particular attention to the hydration of their skin. Their secret to keeping a perfectly smooth complexion despite the unfavorable climate? Using ghassoul , a clay dough that they use as a soap .
At the heart of the Tunisian Sahara , nestled between beautiful landscapes and Berber troglodyte dwellings , Tataouine is also famous for its ” ksours ” its geological sites. But for lovers of Science Fiction , this place is also and above all in the region which grew Anakin Skywalker before embracing his destiny. To go on a pilgrimage in the footsteps of the Jedi : follow the guide!If the name of the character is inspired choubaka Region Chebika , located about 50 kilometers north of Tozeur , the planet Tatooine , home to more vile brigands of the galaxy in the universe of Star Wars , has , for its directly named the Tunisian city Tataouine ! Naturally , it is in the desert of Southern Tunisia that George Lucas has planted many sets of his film epic world famous .
Deep in the gorges of the rock canyons of southern Tunisia runs the Red Lizard Train. This old fashioned train takes passengers on an adventurous journey that follows the natural path carved out by the Seldja Gorge at the foot of the Atlas Mountains. The train route gives passengers spectacular views of central Tunisia’s beautiful rocky desert canyons and landscapes, as well as passing through mountain tunnels, over steel bridges, near natural water springs, and then finally into a green oasis. You may enjoy adding this train excursion on your.
The electronic music festival Dunes 2016 “Sounds of Sahara” is scheduled for February 26-28, in a new formula and with a rich and varied programme shared out between several sites in Tozeur and Nefta.
Prominent figures of Tunisian and European electronic music will participate in this third edition.The event seeks to create a real dynamic in the region of Djerid and help all the local social and economic stakeholders make the most of the event.