Université Libre de Tunis
Private university offers 80/240-hour Modern Arabic courses.
Tunis Zoo is a child-friendly hit, in a shady, peaceful park with some interesting animals including monkeys and colourful parrots,...
Institut Bourguiba des Langues Vivantes
Beginners' and advanced courses in Modern and Tunisian Arabic.
A good place for a refined, subdued drink, this five-star hotel bar is Art-Deco and dark-wood heaven.
Stade Olympique information
Five of the 14 soccer teams in the Tunisian first division are from Tunis, including archrivals Club Africain and Espérance Sportive de Tunisie. Both use Stade Olympique as a home ground. Matches are usually at 14:00 on Sunday.
You'll find fixture details in the Saturday press. The teams are referred to by their initials - CA for Club Africain, and EST for Espérance Sportive de Tunisie. Other Tunis clubs include Stade Tunisien (ST) and Club Olympique de Transports (COT) from the western suburbs; Avenir Sportif de La Marsa (ASM) from La Marsa; and Club Sportif de Hammam Lif (CSHL), from the southern suburbs.