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Tunisia Travel: Arabic Language in Tunis
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Tunisia Travel: Arabic Language in Tunis

Arabic in Tunisia ("Tunisian Arabic") is different from Arabic in other Arab nations. In fact, different Arabic "dialects" often vary so much that they can sound like completely different languages (some linguists actually categorize certain dialects as languages in their own right). In this video, we use Modern Standard Arabic on the way back to our vacation rental to try and communicate with a taxi ...
Egypt Tourism: Muslim Worship Service on the Street
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Egypt Tourism: Muslim Worship Service on the Street

When we visited Cairo in 2016, we stayed on the 14th floor of an apartment building near to Cairo University. Every Friday, a group would congregate on our street for Islamic worship. We felt like it would be inappropriate to film the group from on the street, so we got some footage from above from our window.Related Posts:Arab Culture: Pre flight Prayer - Tunis to Cairo (video) ...
Arab Culture: Pre flight Prayer – Tunis to Cairo
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Arab Culture: Pre flight Prayer – Tunis to Cairo

On our flight from Tunis to Cairo, there was a pre-flight prayer (something we've never seen).Related Posts:Egypt Tourism: Muslim Worship Service on the Street (video) ...
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