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Kasbah of Sousse

Sousse, Tunisia
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Ranked #7 of 14 Attractions in Sousse
Type: Historic Sites
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thatcham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I liked it because we had a guide to go round with and they didn't hassle you, ut was a bit smelly in there too so be prepared

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Denmark
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

It's not worth to visit, all they sell there can be bought better and cheaper in the big malls. There are too many scam artists and most shopkeepers are rude.

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Drammen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Are you on the move in Tunisia so please stop by here. You should visit the Souk too. Very old and venerable. Buying and selling as it has been going on for Hundreds of years.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Its busy, hot, daunting, but an absolute must - Be firm, but polite with the vendors and accept that you will be hassled but you will get out the other side1!!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Nice kasbah in the medina but they do look the same once you have seen one. It is close to the Soula Shopping Centre, which is basically a department store and a gateway entrance to the medina/souks

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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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