Short guide to North African spas

Short guide to North African spas

North Africa has a very long tradition of spas. The ruins of the Roman settlements that one can visit today all over the North African coast account for the great role played by public baths and spas in the everyday lives of Roman citizens. With the arrival of the Arabs, spas have received a whole new dimension. Hammams (which Europeans know as 'Turkish baths') are widely popular in Maghreb and can offer an unforgettable experience for the curious traveler willing to try them. I will try to star... [ read more ]