Posts Tagged ‘ Tunisia ’

The bounceback kid

Oct 28th, 2019 | By

Oxford concludes its outlook for Tunisian tourism by suggesting that there is ample potential for growth.



Thomas Cook collapse affects destinations

Sep 24th, 2019 | By

The collapse of Thomas Cook has hit some destinations and only now in the cold light of day are they realising the implications.



Saturday snippets: August 31st 2019

Aug 31st, 2019 | By
Arc de Triomphe at night

In Paris the deputy mayor wants to ban tour coaches. In Saudi a theme park is planned and in australia, the Great Barrier Reef’s long term outlook has been downgraded.



A last-minute break?

Aug 16th, 2019 | By
Djerba- Houmt Souk

Today there is yet another weather warning so I suspect that even more of us will try and book a holiday away.



Saturday snippets: 27th July 2019

Jul 27th, 2019 | By

Adrian takes a quick tour to see how countries are faring this year.



Why no Tunisian restaurants?

Jul 23rd, 2019 | By

Why is it that a country that once saw 600,000 Britons visit it in the early 2010’s hasn’t managed to inspire Tunisian chefs in the UK to open restaurants?



The cranes return

Feb 28th, 2019 | By

New hotels are being constructed, new trails for tourists to follow are being developed and existing buildings are being given a lick of TLC.



Awaiting the Britons

Feb 21st, 2019 | By

Having survived the worst, all the accommodation providers, the attractions and the destinations hope to prosper now the Britons are returning.



How was it for you?

Sep 27th, 2018 | By
Cart driver in Tunisia waving

I suspect that neither Thomas Cook nor TUI are too happy with us – their customers and potential customers.



Your holiday spending money

Aug 8th, 2018 | By

However you get your spending money this holiday it looks as though most of us will be getting less for our pound.



Solving tourism pollution.

Jul 18th, 2018 | By

The suggestion by ne expert that all those involved should get together to resolve the problem in a particular destination seems “pie-in-the-sky” given the number of competing claims.



Saturday snippets: 16th June 2018

Jun 16th, 2018 | By

Its county show time and with five at the very least happening in the next week or so its time to see how they have altered over the years. And if you visit London, pop to the Brazilian embasssy to see how the country helped the UK in WWII.



Tunisian cuisine

Apr 6th, 2018 | By

Adrian describes one of the traditional meals that you might find at a Tunisian restaurant – as opposed to one serving international food – in the country



Confidence returns to Tunisia

Mar 4th, 2018 | By

As British tourists return to Tunisia, Adrian looks at the levels of confidence and security put in place to encourage us to holiday there.



Some restrictions lifted

Dec 24th, 2017 | By

The British Department of Transport has lifted the ban on personal electronic devices but made it a little more confusing by lifting it in some airports in a country but not all.



Saturday snippets: 11th November 2017

Nov 11th, 2017 | By

Adrian sums up some of the news from the World Travel Market that was held in London this week.



Saturday snippets: September 2nd 2017

Sep 2nd, 2017 | By
Cart driver in Tunisia waving

Ras Al Khaimah and Jamaica are all happy with tourist numbers and so is Florida whilst Thomas Cook has made Tunisia happy.



Restoring the glory of Medina

Aug 24th, 2017 | By

Now that Tunis is open to British tourists again, Reza visits the old city of Medina as it undergoes regeneration to its former glory.



Tunisia is open for British visitors

Jul 26th, 2017 | By
tunisian stand at Manchester Destinations show

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office lifted the ban on travel to most parts of Tunisia this afternoon.



Saturday snippets: July 1st 2017

Jul 1st, 2017 | By

In a busy week, the BA cabin crew strike begins but. on the plus side. there are the 4th of July celebrations and the London Korea Festival is on next Saturday.



Saturday snippets: June 17th 2017

Jun 17th, 2017 | By

In the week that roaming charges ended in EU countries, Adrian also wonders if APD in Northern Ireland might end soon.



Saturday snippets: May 27th 2017

May 27th, 2017 | By

On the bank holiday weekend, there are thousands of events on including the Great Manchester Run which will have a poignant feel to it this year.



Tunisia on the cusp

May 8th, 2017 | By

In a few weeks’ time, the state of emergency in the country ends. Will it be renewed or lapse? If it lapses will the travel advice from the British government alter to say that it is safer to travel to Tunisia again?



Violence on the links

Apr 16th, 2017 | By
broken tees

Adrian completes his tongue-in-cheek tour of three Tunisian golf courses.



Double standards on travel

Apr 10th, 2017 | By

It would be helpful then if the government could explain why it has not lifted the “ban” on travel to Tunisia or, alternatively, why one hasn’t been imposed on Egypt.



In the footsteps of Hannibal

Apr 9th, 2017 | By

When the FCO ban is lifted, a visit to Carthaginian and Roman sites in Tunisia that recall one of the great ancient civilisations should become part of of everyone’s bucket list.



A frog he would a wooing go

Apr 3rd, 2017 | By
reeds arounda water feature at Golf Citrus

By the sound of it, every frog in Hammamet had made his way to this one pond. And each was determined to be louder than his rivals.



Carrying a laptop from Tunisia

Mar 31st, 2017 | By

With the precautions I have suggested, passengers shouldn’t find that it will take them any longer to get through security than it does at present.