Librairie Claire Fontaine
Tours of Tunis can easily be arranged at the coastal resorts, but are difficult to set up within the city. However, if you want to go on...
Cathedral of St Vincent de Paul
There are some fine examples of colonial architecture in the Ville Nouvelle, ranging from the exuberant to the bizarre. Cathedral of St...
Fabulously ornate façades dot the city. Supreme examples include the Art Nouveau National Theatre, built by the French in 1902, which...
Maison de la Culture Ibn Khaldoun
Tunis' only art-house cinema is Maison de la Culture Ibn Khaldoun.
Heavy on the camp and kitsch statuary, but with prize-winning couscous and specialising in seafood, this is an intimate, popular choice.
14 rue d'Alger · interesting places nearby
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This bookshop sells an excellent selection of French books, and some lovely coffee-table books on Tunisia in French and English.