If you are on your way to the desert in Tunisia, chances are that you'll stay a while in Tozeur. A small city in the south-west of the country, it is actually closer to the Chott El-Jerid, an enormous salt lake, than it is to the Sahara but Tozeur is finding desert tourism an alternative to its reliance on date farming.
Tozeur street scene
by Jennifer Patience August. 26, 2009 1141 views