Advertisement
« previous next »
Desert souvenir vendors, Tunisia  
   

Desert souvenir vendors, Tunisia

Go Greased lightin'!

February 1st 2007
One of the sad, hopeless inevitabilities of tourism around a place like Tozeur - where the SUV caravans, improbably white for all the dirt they churn up, wear grooves into the road between the most popular sights - is that everyone leaves with more or less the exact same pictures as the last guy. We dutifully plod from one “panoramic view” to the next, the very word “panorama” having appa ... read more
Africa » Tunisia

Tunisian Flag Following independence from France in 1956, President Habib BOURGUIBA established a strict one-party state. He dominated the country for 31 years, repressing Islamic fundamentalism and establishing rights for women unmatched by any other Arab nation.... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 3.337s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 25; qc: 123; dbt: 0.0828s; 3; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.7mb