It is the ancient ruinsof the city of Punic and a place to be visited without fail. It was discovered in 1929 and again rediscovered in the 1950s. The recent excavations revealed many small facts of history. It is high above the sea level and has an overview of the whole city and the entrance is adorned with the beautiful yet rough paved streets.
There are several amusement parks around the region for amusement of children, but the most famous among them is the Carthageland Hamamet theme park which has everything a child wants to enjoy with the family. Please add this to your to do list if you are travelling with kids.
This is one of the oldest and the biggest mosquesof the whole region. It serves as the religious and tranquil head of the Islamic clan and is the fourth holiest place on Earth. You can enjoy the distinct calmness within its intricately designed walls, and can also experience the affluence of the culture here. It is in itself an architectural wonder adorned with the ancient Arabian techniques of painting all over the walls.
The city of Tunis has the open farmers markets where you can find the different variety of dairy products and vegetables. On the other hand the main open market for handicrafts and jewellery is in the centre of the city. Enumerable shops are there to choose the best quality handmade craftsmanship as a souvenir and different Arabic lanterns and carpets. There is a wholesale market of Arabian carpets where one can even bargain the products.
This country has a diverse culture which has also affected largely the cuisine of the region. Tunisian meals are elaborate and long with different courses of mouth-watering dishes. A formal dinner begins with soups- the shorbafrik. This is a type of lamb flavoredsoup with sprouted green grains of wheat, mixed with the rich tomato paste, a sprinkle of green coriander, and several varieties of seasonings.