The Rough Guide to Tunisia

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Rough Guides, 2001 - Travel - 528 pages
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A comprehensive guide to North Africa's most popular destination, this text features coverage of the resorts - Hammamet, Sousse, Port el Kantaoui - and their beaches, with details of excursions, including trips to the Star Wars film set; recommendations of places to eat and stay for all budgets; accounts of all the sights; advice on getting around the country; and background on Tunisian history, culture and society, wildlife, and the country's passion for football.
  

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Contents

PART
Getting there 3
LIST OF MAPS
Insurance 17
Getting around 23
Eating and drinking 30
PART
Tunis Medina 7677
THEJRID
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Seldja 307
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Tamerza and the Chott el Gharsa Tozeur 310
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Nefta 321
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Douz 332
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Travel details 343
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GABtS AID MATMATA 345
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Matmata 354
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Bardo Museum 95
Hammamet Cap Bon 124
Greater Tunis 108
Hammamet 126127
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CHAPTER 1BIZERTE AND THE NORTH 150
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The Raf Raf coastline 160
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Utica 162
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West of Bizerte 166
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Beja 179
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Jendouba 182
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Monaslir 211
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Monastir 212
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Mahdia 228
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Mahdia 230231
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EUem 235
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The Kerkennah Islands 252
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Travel details 257
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The Tell 260
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THEItll 259
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El Fahs 263
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Testour 267
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Le Kef 276
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Haidra 284
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Sbeltla 291
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Travel details 296
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JERBA AND THE SOUTHEAST COAST
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Jerba 365
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Houmt Souk 367
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Sidi Mahares beach 374
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El Kantara 377
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Jorf and Gightis 385
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Jerba to Zarzis and the Libyan frontier 386
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Travel details 391
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THE KSOUB 393
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The Jebel Haouaia 399
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Tataouine 404
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The Maztouria loop 409
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The Berber villages 411
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KsarGhilane 414
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Travel details 421
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PART THREE
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Architecture 447
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Motorway
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the background 456
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Traditional society 462
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Passenger railway
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Index 496
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International boundary
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Ferry route
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