Tunisia is home to eight UNESCO World Heritage sites – seven of them cultural and one natural. The ancient city of Carthage was one of the great cities of antiquity and is just 15km from… View Post

Historic medinas hold an enduring fascination for travellers. In this era of regulation and conformity and Google Maps, it’s a thrill to lose yourself in a setting so unfamiliar and chaotic. Whilst the popularity of Marrakech… View Post

I was lucky enough to visit the beautiful Sidi Bou Said before the Arab Spring whilst sailing around Africa with the Phoenician Ship Expedition. My travel companions mocked me for stopping to take a photo… View Post

Tunisia’s Sidi Bou Said, with its clifftop setting, pretty whitewashed houses, and ornate blue doors, might just be the prettiest village you’ve never heard of. Heading to Tunisia? You might also enjoy: Exploring the UNESCO… View Post