TUNISIA AND LIBYA 04-24 MARCH 2009 This tour looks at the Phoenician, Greek, Roman and Arab occupations and influences on these two North African nations. Starting in Tunisia, covering the area previously forming Carthage’s sphere of influence, the tour explores some of the best of the Roman sites in North Africa including Dougga, El Djem, Bulla Regia and Sbeitla, but then also exploring medieval mosques, soukhs and Kairouan, the fourth holiest city in the Islamic world. In Libya, visit Sabratha, Leptis Magna, Ptolmais and Cyrene. Some of the sites of comparatively recent conflict during WW11 will also be visited. Tour leader is Ancient Historian Leonie Hayne. Land Only price per person, twin share: $5,415 – TAASA Review December 2008


This article was originally found in the December 2008 edition of TAASA Review (Volume 17, Issue 4, Page 28).

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