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Tunis



Tunis
Introduction

1. In the suuq

2. Zitouna - the Great mosque

3. Café M'Rabet

4. Bab el Bahr

5. Government quarters

6. Halfaouine

7. Bab Souika

8. Place Halfaouine

9. Bab el Khadra

10. Doors

11. Colonial houses

12. Cathedral

13. Modern town

14. At night

15. Bardo museum

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TUNIS
Bab Souika
Tunis, Tunisia

Bab Souika was hastely rebuilt, but in style, after that clashes with the Islamists in the 1980's brought a fire over the quarter.
The new style of Bab Souika has proven successful, and this area has become very popular with locals. Its position is also strategic: right up Halfaouine starts, and right down the suuqs start.




By Tore Kjeilen