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Celebrating 62 years from the Tunisian Independence21-03-2018 13:51The process of Tunisian Independence occurred from 1952 to 1956 between France and a separatist movement led by Habib Bourguiba.Bourguiba became the first President of the Republic of Tunisia after negotiations with France successfully brought an end to the colonial protectorate leading to independence.
On Tuesday the 20th of March Tunisia celebrated the 62nd anniversary of its independence, with various celebrations taking place all over the country. In Athens, a great reception took place at the Tunisian Embassy and many diplomats, businessmen and journalists were there to celebrate after the invitation of Ambassador Dr Lassaad M'hirsi.
Mr Fotis Karidas, CEO of Touristorama.com was among the guests. He had time to discuss with the Ambassador as well as Mr Mohamed Bachar, who was for years the Embassy's Director of Tourism Office in Athens, about the safety of Tunisia as a travel destination, that even though it suffered the last few years, it returned in 2017 with a record in incoming visitors!
The successful event closed with local delicacies.
Thank you for your warm hospitality Mr Lassaad M'hirsi.
On the Greek version of Touristorama.com we've many times written about Tunisia as a travel destination, mentioning its beauties as well as its safety. Greeks have many in common with Tunisians, and choose the exotic Tunisia for their vacation, despite the fact that we don't have any more the direct flight between Athens and Tunis. Greeks feel safe and happy to travel in Tunisia via Rome (or Instanbul) and this is what we are definitely going to do in the future, no matter what...
Touristorama has been travelling all around Greece and its islands for over a decade. This year, during our trip to Naxos, the biggest of the Cyclades complex, we discovered an interesting spot, perfect for your night out on the island… which is what we do best: finding the best places and then propose you should visit them! Prime is a Scandinavian Bar, located on a privileged position in Chora of Naxos, opposite the port. It’s been operating for 21 years and enjoys a great fame to both foreign and local tourists.
Explore the fascinating volcanic island of Santorini the way you want it yourself! Enjoy a unique accommodation experience, with huge doses of privacy and luxury by choosing to stay in Incognito Villa.
It opened in 2004 and soon became one of the favourite dining spots in Santorini. It is called Metaxy mas which means.. between us, but it is not a secret any more that this restaurant has a rich menu with almost 40 different dishes and appetizers based on traditional Greek cuisine.
More than just a famous tourist destination, Santorini boasts a romantic scene where you can have some really memorable moments with your partner. The time when the sun sets deep down to the Aegean Sea and the sky gets these amazing orange colors is the best to enjoy a cocktail. One of the best places to do so is the Classico bar restaurant in the capital of Fira.
The Marmita Restaurant is now a part of the history of Santorini, since it has been operating in Megalochori since 2004. From 2013 it s been running under the observation of new owner Giannis Manikas and the sense of renewal is obvious.
We have been choosing Parea Tavern for our meals and dinners for 14 years! Every time someone from Touristorama travels to the island of Santorini, he enjoys authentic Greek cuisine at the terrace of this restaurant in the heart of Fira. And we are not the only ones. Thousands of tourists include it among their favorites on the volcanic island.
“Brunch” is both a noun, a verb and way of life. It’s not only an opportunity to eat something nice, but also a way to catch up with friends in the middle of the day. In Athens city we love it for...
Greek and Bulgarian partners constructively cooperate in the GreenSpots project to re-design the tourism product of their areas, placing sustainability and networking at the heart of their policy.
With the older being 86 years old and the younger 12, this mighty team of the Athens Marathon has won one of the most necessary presences of the historical race. A lot of them play quite important roles...
The Greek Culture Ministry released the first video showing the interior of the Amphipolis Tomb. Watch the archaeologist removing the fallen limestones from the tomb s third chamber and proceeding with...