The medina's pride and joy is this 8th-century place once garrisoned by devout Islamic warriors who would divide their time between...
Museum Dar Essid
This small, private museum is also not to be missed. In a quiet part of the medina, it occupies a beautiful old home, furnished in the...
The Great Mosque is a typically austere Aghlabid affair. It was built, according to a Kufic (early Arabic) inscription in the courtyard,...
Restaurant-Café Seles is a cozy little spot with cushion benches, perfect for a drink or food.
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...
cnr rue Dar Abid & rue de Tazerka · interesting places nearby
Zaouia Zakkak information
The splendid octagonal stone minaret belongs to the 17th-century Zaouia Zakkak, the medina's leading example of Ottoman architecture. Non-Muslims can do no more than admire from the street the minaret with its wonderful blue-green stone and tile work, with its echoes of Andalusia.