Carthage was founded in the 9th century B.C. on the Gulf of Tunis. From the 6th century onwards, it developed into a great ... More
Site of Carthage
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 course of the long Punic wars, Carthage occupied territories belonging to Rome, which finally destroyed its rival in 146 B.C. A second Roman Carthage was then established on the ruins of the first.
The Mauritanian capital, founded in the 3rd century B.C., became an important outpost of the Roman Empire and was graced
with many fine buildings. Extensive remains of these survive in the archaeological site, located in a fertile agricultural area. ...
This sumptuous boutique hotel in the medina of Tunis will definitely delight those wishing to immerse themselves into the enchanted
atmosphere of the old Arabic town. It is close to the Kasbah and the mosque Hamouda Pacha and is ...
The 13 storey building of the Abou Nawas Tunis Hotel stands in front of the Tunis Convention Center, on the
north side of downtown Tunis. The building is relatively modern in its lack of grace, but all the rooms ...