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Updated September 18, 2017
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  1. Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Kairouan, Tunisia
    Grande Mosquée de Sidi Oqba( The Great Mosque) in Kairouan is the star attraction in Tunisia. The existing building was constructed by the Aghlabides in 863. This 9th-century mosque, with its buttressed walls, has a typically unadorned Aghlabid desi…
  2. Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Kairouan, Tunisia
    The Abou Zamaa al-Balawi mausoleum( Shrine of the Companion) is the burial place of Abou Zamaa el-Balaoui, a friend of the Prophet. Among Europeans it is also known as the Barber’s Mosque as el-Balaoui always wore a medallion containing three hairs…
  3. Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Kairouan, Tunisia
    Zaouia Sidi Abid el Ghariani is named after a holy man Sidi Abid, who lived in this place and was buried there upon his death in 1386. He was a native of Gharian in Libya. It is an impressive building from its entrance. The building dates from the …
  4. Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Kairouan, Tunisia
    The city of Kairouan was founded in a semi-arid zone. As the location was short in drinking water resources, the caliph of Damascus ordered his governor in Kairouan to build fifteen or so water reservoirs. Bassins Aghlabites are cisterns built in 7…
  5. Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Sousse, Tunisia
    The Sousse Ribat stands at the far eastern end of the medina, approximately 500 meters inland from the coast. Southwest of the ribat is the Great Mosque, built in 851, accessible by foot across the Place des Martyrs. The height of ribat constructi…
    This review was featured on Monday September 5th, 2016
  6. Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Monastir, Tunisia
    The Bourguiba Mausoleum is located in the Cemetery of Monastir, close to the Bourguiba Mosque and Ribat. Habib Bourguiba, who was born and died in Monastir( 1903- 2000), was the first president of Tunisia after its independence from the French. The …
  7. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in El Djem, Tunisia
    In Mahdia governorate there is a town El Jem, famous for its great amphiteater. The amphitheater was built during the first half of the 3rd century AD and was the second biggest amphitheater in the Roman Empire. It is oval in shape, built entirely of…
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