On this page, the Pioneers who traveled to Tunisia to Save the Lars Homestead, share with you their very own adventure.
Re-live the excitement of pulling off a restoration that has been one of the most anticipated projects in a galaxy far, far away.
Your guides are: Mark Dermul, Terry Cooper, Mark Cox, Robert Cunningham, Imanuel Dijk and Michel Verpoorten (more on our crew on this page). Oh, and lets not forget our 'caterer', Colin Kenworthy. After all, he supplied us with cool drinks and icecreams when we most needed them.
Saturday 26th May 2012
They got up early to
take the train from
In less then
three hours of a thankfully uneventful flight, Tunisair
transported them from
stopped twice for coffee, feeling it best to get across the Chott el Jerid, the huge salt flats, before sunset. They did
not make that. It was pitch black by the time they reached
their destination: the Résidence Warda in Tozeur. And what a
happy surprise! Colin Kenworthy, who is a well-known
traveller of these parts and seems to visit
Crew & Saviours
Find out who who donated to make this restoration possible and meet the crew who traveled out to Tunisia to make it happen.
We are currently hard at work creating a wonderful coffee table book, with loads of never before seen images. Stay tuned!