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Kasbah Square

Tunis, Tunisia
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Ranked #19 of 19 attractions in Tunis
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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99 reviews 99 reviews
29 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012 via mobile

This is at one edge of the medina. It was filthy, as was most of Tunis. Litter everywhere. The whole area was surrounded by police and soldiers, which only added to a run down, bleak feel. Soak up the history of the recent demonstrations/ revolution but otherwise go back to the medina.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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38 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

A friend and I visited Kasbah square several times on our ways to other places. This area seems to be the hangout spot for many people. Definitely something to see if you are in the area and want to be around the locals -- but probably would not go out of my way to visit.

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Hong Kong, China
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

No wonder why the people chose this place for the sit-in during the social uprising in 2011. You can smell history in this place, and you still feel the vibes of what makes Tunisia and inspiring country.

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Toulouse, France
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167 reviews 167 reviews
57 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

This is a wide open public space, interesting but not worth more than a moment or two of your time. It is very close to the Medina entrance and offers a wide view of the public buildings. Could provide an easy to get to meeting point if you are waiting for friends.

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Tunis, Tunisia
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

It is just a big square to wonder around, close to old medina, prime minister's office, Zitouna mosque, old souks...

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