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Feb 18, 2012 - Sousse via train

Wiki Info Sousse Wiki Translation Info Sousse Arr here in Sousse as a result of missing the midday train to Gabes...must be at station with ticket in hand half hour before...this case 1pm but we arr at 1:05. Found Hotel Fares just a block fro, station. Man at the desk very nice but no bargaining price yet it was quite reasonable @ 40 dinars / 3 persons or 28 US with hot shower and breakfast (egg,baguette,tea,milk,juice,butter,and fig jam). This evening I experienced what Mari has been complaining about for some time, the difficulty with...

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Mar 9, 2010 - Sousse

@@@@@@@ KAPOORS ON THE ROAD I first saw Sousse 38 years ago when I arrived in Tunisia from the Algerian desert and travelled to the coast. My friend and I had thrown our lot in with a couple of German travellers, who had bought an old Mercedes in Germany, and drove to Morocco, then through Algeria into Tunisia and were planning to carry on back to Europe. We chipped in for gas and it gave us a chance to forego public transport and see the Sahara, south of Algiers. We slept in our sleeping bags on the ground outside the car, while the two...

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Jun 25, 2008 - Sousse

Another short sail and another nice marina about 14k north of Sousse. The marina complex is a completely created environment and quite artificial. But we took a little TUK TUK into Sousse and explored a fort dating from the 800`s AD and spent an hour in the Medina looking at the same old cheap souvenirs. Tunisia was at the heart of the pirate trade so there are many large tourist boats done in the style of pirate ships. They are quite big and ornate...see the photo!

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SATURDAY 1 FEBRUARY 1997 - 6AM start. Salt lake to Zeur oasis for carriage ride around plantation. Gafsa. Speitla ruins. Karouin. Back to hotel for meal. Film "Dying Young". Karaoke. SOUSSE SUNDAY 2 FEBRUARY - Started nice then went cloudy. Beach, tennis, swimming, bingo, hotel disco. SOUSSE MONDAY 3 FEBRUARY - Train and local us to Port El Kantoui. Boat trip. Louage and train back. Film "In the line of fire". SOUSSE TUESDAY 4 FEBRUARY - Weather poor. Hotel all day. Walked to Tropicanna next door. Swimming late afternoon. Mr Sahara beach...

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