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Kasbah of Sousse

Sousse, Tunisia
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Ranked #6 of 14 attractions in Sousse
Type: Historic Sites
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

found way back in a tiny side ally roof top café where u can hear the call to prayer an sit peaceful watching the world go by

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

The architecture was great and the area around the Kasbah was very atmospheric. If you want to get back down to the Soula shopping centre (where there are lots of taxis for hire) go down through the streets of the Medina rather than the main road - the main road is dusty, dirty and a bit overwhelming with communal taxis... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Mystery, fascination, colours, myriad of aromas, sounds and sights, cobbles and copper, artists and craftsmen, fresh fruit juices and beautiful patisserie, perfume essences call for prayers

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bournemouth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

as said above - it depends what your looking for but you will find all the usual items and be hassled to within an inch of your life

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

visited the medina in sousse with my wife and daughters. traders have no manners.very rude and tried chatting up seducing my daughters who are only 13 years and 12 years. they beg you to come into their shop and have a look. but they wont let you get out again without buying. they chase you down the street and call... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

The fortress because of its obvious location provide a great view onto the city but this is all you will get really. However, do not miss a visit to the Archaeological Museum which is underground the kasbah where beautiful mosaics are on display dating of the roman period.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

If you like to shop in hustle and bustle and enjoy bartering thia is the place to go, but be prepared to barter, its fun

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

If interested in mosaics then the museum has some of the best and are well presented. Spent pleasant afternoon here on our first afternoon in Sousse.

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macclesfield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

This newly refurbished museum has the most amazing collection of roman mosaics. The collection is small enough not to be overwhelming, and very well displayed in an underground hall. I imagine it is a lovely cool place to visit on a hot day. The kasbah itself is interesting, and has some great views from the walls. It's very cheap (5TD... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

Its a beautiful corner of the world and it was great to say you have been. You do get hassled alot but you would expect that of a place such as this. I had a great time.

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