Kaak warka is one of Tunisia’s flavorful halu arbi, traditional bite-size pastries often served at special occasions. Simple in appearance yet packed with flavor, kaak warka has long been my favorite of the halu arbi. So on a recent visit to Zaghouan, the unofficial capital of kaak warka, I was eager […]
If the late, great Anthony Bourdain taught us anything, it’s that the best food a country has to offer is often found not in fancy restaurants, but in the humble hole-in-the-walls where average people go for lunch. Tunisia has plenty of fine dining options, but the heart and soul of Tunisian cuisine can be experienced […]
Guidebook publisher Fodor’s Travel recently released its “Go List” for 2020. The list features 52 locations around the world the company considers “the next it destination, the next big event, or simply the places we want to travel to next.” The travel expert highlighted just 10 destinations in Africa and the Middle East, […]
We recently sat down with Deborah Regen of EcoTourLinQ for a spotlight interview. She’s created an online test site for a community of people “like you who are concerned with environmental conservation and responsible travel”. You can find her original spotlight post here – Spotlight: Interview with Engaging Cultures.
WHAT WAS YOUR PRIMARY MOTIVATION TO LAUNCH THIS […]
“From ancient olive trees to instinctive hospitality, Jordanians are using their natural resources to cultivate a sustainable tourist industry.”
“We now have to be responsible for both fellow citizens of our country and fellow citizens of the world. The question is, ‘Can we figure that out?'” Kwame Anthony Appiah.
Anthony Appiah is a British-born Ghanaian philosopher and cultural theorist. He has been extremely helpful in informing us how to move ahead in a multi-cultural world, realizing […]
Walking through one of the gates of Sfax’s old city is truly a step back in time.
Although Sfax is not on the typical Tunisian tourism track, this BBC report highlights how the richness of Tunisia’s culture may be the greatest untapped resource for its tourism market.
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