Destinations

Photo Essay: A Trip Through Tozeur

Photo Essay: A Trip Through Tozeur

| 02 December 2013 1:09 pm

The small city of Tozeur, while charming in its own right, is a favorite base for explorations of the desert [...]

Blog: The Night Bus to Tozeur

Blog: The Night Bus to Tozeur

| 09 October 2013 12:04 pm

The Tunisia Live blog provides a forum for newsroom staff to go beyond daily news stories and write about their personal thoughts [...]

Blog: Hammam-Lif, a Stone’s Throw From Tunis Yet a World Away

Blog: Hammam-Lif, a Stone’s Throw From Tunis Yet a World Away

| 23 September 2013 5:53 pm

During the week, downtown Tunis is crowded. Between honking cars and shoulder to shoulder foot traffic, living or working in [...]

Ancient

Blog: Zaghouan, Where the Aqueduct Begins

Blog: Zaghouan, Where the Aqueduct Begins

| 24 May 2013 3:55 pm

While higher-profile coastal town like Sousse, Hammamet, and Carthage may dominate your Tunisia guidebook, it is quite often the less-traveled, [...]

Unearthing the Catacombs of Sousse

Unearthing the Catacombs of Sousse

| 07 April 2012 5:29 pm

From the first century AD, Christians were considered a threat to the unity of Rome and were oppressed and persecuted [...]

People & Traditions

Martyrs’ Day Remembers Protesters Killed Under French Rule

Martyrs’ Day Remembers Protesters Killed Under French Rule

| 09 April 2014 5:04 pm

Tunisians were protesting long before December 2010. On April 9, 1938, thousands of Tunisians took to the streets of Tunis [...]

Tunisia’s Amazigh Identity: Deeply Embedded, Little Recognized

Tunisia’s Amazigh Identity: Deeply Embedded, Little Recognized

| 18 March 2014 6:04 pm

Late at night on January 26, politicians and onlookers celebrated the final passage of Tunisia’s post-revolutionary constitution, proclaimed as a [...]

Converting to Christianity in Tunisia

Converting to Christianity in Tunisia

| 17 March 2014 10:38 am

The person Yasmine described herself as being before her conversion seems very different from the person who sat in front [...]

How To

How to Obtain a Tunisian Visa

How to Obtain a Tunisian Visa

| 28 December 2011 6:53 pm

While many citizens worldwide do not require a visa to enter Tunisia (most notably Canadians, Americans, Gulf citizens, many citizens of [...]

Shop Smart in Tunisian Flea Markets

Shop Smart in Tunisian Flea Markets

| 13 December 2011 5:53 pm

For foreigners and Tunisians alike who are looking for cheaper and more unique clothes than those found in regular clothes [...]

How To Watch Your Favorite Movies/Series in Tunisia?

How To Watch Your Favorite Movies/Series in Tunisia?

| 09 December 2011 10:57 pm

The film industry in Tunisia, especially the distribution sector, has known better days. Indeed, only few theaters can be found across the [...]

Guide to Phones and Internet Access in Tunisia

Guide to Phones and Internet Access in Tunisia

| 30 November 2011 8:51 am

For foreigners who are or planning on living in Tunisia, it is easy to stay in touch with friends, family [...]