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Kasbah of Hammamet

Hammamet, Tunisia
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Ranked #5 of 15 Attractions in Hammamet
Type: Historic Sites
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Alexandroupoli, Greece
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355 reviews 355 reviews
131 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Great place in historic style opposite to the modern part with the hotels. Take a walk in this historic part and you will see traditional architecture and way of life.

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The information is all in French and Arabic but I could understand the pictures. There's not that much to see but the view from the top is worth the entrance fee. Across the town and the beach - it's beautiful!

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Very good but only because there is nothing else to see around. And give you opportunity to burn some calories walking up and down the stairs.

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Donegal Town, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

If you want to shop, this is the place to do it, but hope you don't mind being bothered by the shop owners as if you stop to look, they try and get you in, but you can always barter with them, as you will virtually always get it for 1/2 the price or less than what they initially asked... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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120 reviews 120 reviews
14 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Amazing views across the sea, beach and town from the top of this. Probably great if you are into the archaeology and history but not much to see inside otherwise.

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Paris, France
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Fantastic place to start your visit of the medina : the great view of th city itself and the sea really gives an idea of its situation. The site is globally well maintained, however, there is little explanation to be had about it apart from several signs in a small room. If you're looking for bits about the city, these... More

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Dagenham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

700 year old heritage, i went on friday for Jummah prayers inside Kasbah mosque but could not wait around due to little man growing impatient,nice bit of tunisian culture,,,stall traders can be intimidating, but i've seen worse, just smile and ignore them..walk pass unless they make an offer that you cannot refuse!!

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Beirut, Lebanon
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

this is what is left of the wall and fort of hamamet, there is nothing much about it, you can climb a couple of stairs to reach the top area where you can get a good view of the medina and the sea but nothing more

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Godalming
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60 reviews 60 reviews
36 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

There was a good view from the ramparts but not much else. It was also expensive in comparison to anything else.

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Dartford, Kent
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I'd been to Turkey quite a few times previously so I thought I knew what to expect when visiting the Kasbah at Hammanet. Wow! how wrong was I!!!! Nothing but being hassled by shop keepers the whole time I was there they try every trick in the book, I suspect some ladies could feel really intimidated by this and must... More

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