The medina's pride and joy is this 8th-century place once garrisoned by devout Islamic warriors who would divide their time between...
The Great Mosque is a typically austere Aghlabid affair. It was built, according to a Kufic (early Arabic) inscription in the courtyard,...
The splendid octagonal stone minaret belongs to the 17th-century Zaouia Zakkak, the medina's leading example of Ottoman architecture....
Café Theatre Municipal
This is one especially good café. Squeezed into the street corner next to the theatre, which at the time of research was undergoing...
One of the better places to eat in the city centre, frequented by young and hip Tunisians, Caracas is built to resemble some version of...
Restaurant Marmite information
Lonely Planet review
Across from the Hôtel Residence Monia, this posh, at least as far as cost goes, restaurant serves up seafood and other Tunisian fare, plus wine. A marmite , by the way, in Tunisia is a large urn-shaped cooking pot.