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Finally… to Djerba

The ferry took us to Djerba, where we found two mind-expanding sites in El Ghriba Synagogue and Djerbahood, and then we dipped into the sea.

The Gem of El Djem

Me 'n' Ali made it to the Colosseum at El Djem, and to the gorgeous national museum full of preserved Roman mosaics.

North and West in Tunisia

In which Ali and I head, ahem, north and west. Or rather west and then north. Very near Algeria, actually. And from HOT to mountain to sea.

Enjoying La Marsa and Tunis one more time

When Ali decided to come see me in Tunisia, I got a chance to make amends for my failure to see more of this beautiful country. Post #1!

Hammamet, Tunisia

A lovely quick weekend visit to a hotel in Hammamet. Sparkly seas, delicious food, and a fortress to explore in the medina.

Flying

On the vagaries of nonsensical panic, the gallantry of a good man, and my (possible) return to airplane grace, with a little love for DCA