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The Great Mosque is a typically austere Aghlabid affair...
Standing at the high point of the medina, the kasbah was built onto the city walls in the 11th century...
The Koubba was an ancient funduq (caravanserai or inn) and the rooms surrounding the courtyard are now given over to mannequin displays of day-to-day life under the Ottomans...
This great underground cistern, once the medina's principle water supply, was created in the 11th century by enclosing a large Byzantine church...
The splendid octagonal stone minaret belongs to the 17th-century Zaouia Zakkak, the medina's leading example of Ottoman architecture...
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