Under the Almohads and the Hafsids, from the 12th to the 16th century, Tunis was considered one of the greatest and ... More
Medina of Tunis
Under the Almohads and the Hafsids, from the 12th to the 16th century, Tunis was considered one of the greatest and wealthiest cities in the Islamic world. Some 700 monuments, including palaces, mosques, mausoleums, madrasas and fountains, testify to this remarkable past.
THe medina in Sfax is Beautiful but the one in Hammamet is the best. There are o lot more thing to see and do,including having fun,camel riding and it even has a little amusement park. You can also benefit a lot from the BARGAINING!!!!! Tunis is a beautiful place overall
The Tunis medina is nice, but it is too tourist oriented. I wanted for instance to see where the native tunisian women buy the fabric for their traditional clothing. I found the Tunis medina did not have any of that, however, the one in Sfax is more focus for Tunisians and a little for tourist. The one in Sfax has all of those beautiful fabrics and spices, etc.
The bar of the Villa Didon hotel attracts a posh and trendy clientele that comes for the modernist design along
with the panoramic view of Tunis Bay. Each day from 3p to 7p, the bar turns into a tea ...
This splendid palace is now occupied by the offices of the Institut National du Patrimoine (the National Heritage Institute) so
it is not possible to visit it, but you can take a look to its beautiful patio: the marble ...
Carthage was founded in the 9th century B.C. on the Gulf of Tunis. From the 6th century onwards, it developed
into a great trading empire covering much of the Mediterranean and was home to a brilliant civilization. In the ...
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