Author Articles

July 01, 2017

Tunis - During my many years of living and travelling in Tunisia, I was always struck by the grea

July 23, 2016

Beirut - With many of the MENA countries seeing tourism as an important source of economic revenu

May 21, 2016

Tunisia’s tourism was dealt a heavy blow a year ago when armed militants attacked the Bardo Natio

December 31, 2015

Tunis - With the approach of the New Year, wish­es of good things ahead are the tradi­tion.

December 17, 2015

The sad spectacle of Tunisian politicians sniping in parliament or in the ranks of the main rulin

October 29, 2015

An American friend who recently visited Tunisia asked me what Tunisians think of the recent flare

October 08, 2015

While Tunisians can feel proud that they have had a rather bloodless uprising in 2010 that has le

October 01, 2015

La Goulette, Tunisia - While the pope was celebrating inter­faith coexistence in the United State

September 10, 2015

Tunis - A mere 50-minute flight from Tunis, the island of Djerba has been a destina­tion of chart

July 30, 2015

The posh suburb of La Marsa, 16 kilometres north of Tunis, looked unusually calm the morning of S

July 02, 2015

The June 26th attack in Sousse, Tunisia, which killed 38 people and wounded dozens more, will sur

June 11, 2015

Tunis - The attack on Tunisia’s Bar­do Museum on March 18th, which left 23 people dead and more t

May 21, 2015

When Lawrence of Arabia travelled the desert, he left many images behind that conjure up a rather

May 07, 2015

ALGIERS - The 1990s were terrifying years for most Algerians.

May 01, 2015

In 1971 I experienced what al­most seemed like being an actor in a Fellini film.