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rural North Africa

Ksar Ouled Soltane

Exploring the Ksour of Southern Tunisia

While traveling through southern Tunisia, you do not want to miss the opportunity to explore a Ksar or Ksour (plural). Ksour are ancient fortified buildings once used by the Berbers from the 15th century to...
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Family Quad Trip in the Tunisian Sahara

One of our favorite family excursions in the Tunisian Sahara is to take a quad ride in Ksar Ghilane. Led by an expert guide, your family will travel over both large and small dunes until...
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Tunisia Sahara Nomad Guides

A Night with the Nomads in the Tunisian Sahara Desert

7 years old and off on a Sahara adventure Camping in the Sahara desert is easily one of our family’s favourite things to do.  Our daughter still has vivid memories of the times that daddy...
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Mystery in the Sahara Dunes

Oh… the allover awe-inspiring mystery of the Sahara dunes… No trip to Southern Tunisia is complete without a visit to Ksar Ghilane.  I admit I was skeptical.  We turned our little blue box-on-wheels car south...
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From Islands to Cities…

There’s no doubt about it… things just have a different feel on an island. After years living in Fes, Morocco, I still find myself marveling at the significant differences between life there then and here...
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