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Ancient Carthage, Tunisia, was the centre of the Carthaginian Empire in antiquity. The city has existed for nearly 3,000 years, developing from a Phoenician colony of the 1st millennium BC.  The first civilization that developed is referred to as Punic (a form of the word "Phoenician") or Carthaginian. According to Greek historians, Carthage was founded by Phoenician colonists from Tyre under the leadership of Elissa. It became a large and rich city and thus a major power in the…

Ancient Carthage, Tunisia, was the centre of the Carthaginian Empire in antiquity. Destroyed by Romans in 146 BC it was refounded by Julius Caesar 100 years later as a Roman colony.

The Tunis medina, built by Arab conquerors in the ninth century, is a magnificent jumble of ancient mosques, Ottoman-era mansions, cafés, and overflowing shops.

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The medina of Tunis, Tunisia was built by Arab conquerors in the ninth century. Now it is a magnificent jumble of ancient mosques, Ottoman-era mansions, cafés, and overflowing shops. by Cathrine Wessel

Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia My favorite place on earth!

Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia My favorite place on earth! I remember traveling there and just loving it.

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