• Podcast Episode 4. Driving in Tunisia

    Podcast Episode 4. Driving in Tunisia

    While preparing to drive from Bizerte to El Djem, my friends told me that out on the roads in Tunisia, you must not, under any circumstances, show any fear. It didn’t help my confidence.

  • El Djem Archaeological Museum, Tunisia

    El Djem Archaeological Museum, Tunisia

    The white-walled galleries of the El Djem Archaeological Museum hold an enormous collection of spectacular mosaics from the 2nd and 3rd centuries.

  • El Djem Colosseum, Tunisia

    El Djem Colosseum, Tunisia

    A short walk through the dusty chaos of El Djem, Tunisia, and I was standing outside the 1800 year old Roman Colosseum.

  • Driving in Tunisia

    Driving in Tunisia

    While preparing to drive from Bizerte to El Djem, my friends told me that out on the roads in Tunisia, you must not, under any circumstances, show any fear. It didn’t help my confidence.

  • Arriving in Bizerte, Tunisia

    Arriving in Bizerte, Tunisia

    The last miles into Bizerte, Tunisia, seemed to take forever. Chugging into the wind on the engines, and against a current, was a patience exercise that I didn’t have the patience for.