Posts tagged: Hammamet

Daily Photo 63: Hammamet (2)

Another photo from Hammamet, Tunisia, where the medina – the old walled town with its white buildings – meets the Mediterranean Sea. The couple walking along the pathway with their backs to us, the man holding a child, provides just the right amount of depth. This might just be my favourite photo ever. (Photo taken […]

Daily Photo 27: Hammamet (1)

Courtyard of Dar Sebastian in Hammamet, Tunisia. Now a cultural centre, this villa (dar means home in Arabic) was built by a wealthy Romanian called George Sebastian. Erwin Rommel was based here during World War II, and Winston Churchill later wrote his memoirs here. Note, on the wall beside the open door behind the corner […]