Many Tunisian towns and cities have since long been famous for the beautiful gates and windows of the houses.
While the houses themselves might be simple and minimalist, with just white walls and occasionally, scenes of the Hadj to Mecca, the wealth of the owners transpired in the workmanship of these traditional - and highly useful :)) - elements.
The dominating colours for doors are blue and beige (remember the door on the front page of one of the Lonely Planet guides?) with iron decorations in ornaments and often elaborate door knobs, while windows are dominated by blue.
20TD for a double room and breakfast with own shower and toilet, clean, comfortable and airy. This...more
Zone touristique, Douz, 4260, Tunisia
Good for: Families
Huge sand dunes, vast open spaces and the magic of the Tunisian Sahara. The Hotel Mouradi Douz...more