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Country : Tunisia

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Photos marked as were added from 23 May 2020.


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Tunisia
Tunis
 Ornate door in the medina at Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 The octagonal minaret of the Hamuda Pasha Mosque (17th century) in the medina of Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 At a metal workshop in the old part of Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 The Zitouna Mosque in the Tunis medina contains 200 Roman columns from Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Bread seller outside the Mosque of the Dyers (built 1716) in the medina at Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Figures on sale in the medina of Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Small mosque in the Slimania Madresa, Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Tourbet el-Bey contains the tombs of several Ottoman governors. It dates from the late 18th century.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Decorated tomb of an Ottoman official, Tourbet el-Bey.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Ornate door in the medina of Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Dar Ben Abdallah Museum
 The Dar Ben Abdallah Museum is set in a former palace dating from 1796.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Dar Ben Abdallah Museum
 Ottoman furniture.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Dar Ben Abdallah Museum
 Courtyard in the museum.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
 Mosque in the modern part of Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Clay funeral mask from Carthage in the Bardo Museum, Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Stele with carved figures.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Head of the Roman Emperor, Lucius Verus.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 A 6th century cross shaped baptismal font.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Islamic courtyard.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Early Christian mosaic with Latin script.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic of a boar, a dog and a rabbit. The Bardo Museum is famous for its mosaics.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic of Virgil holding a copy of The Aeniad and flanked by the muses Clio (History) and Melpomene (Tragedy).
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 4th century marine themed mosaic from Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 4th century mosaic from Carthage with sea creatures and nymphs.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 4th century mosaic from Carthage with sea monsters.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Roman mosaic of fishermen from the Mausoleum of Thuburbo Majus.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Birds and plants on a mosaic from the Mausoleum of Thuburbo Majus.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic of peacock with plants.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic showing Odysseus tied to his ship while Sirens call out to him.
The Bardo Museum is famed for its mosaics.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Detail of the Sirens calling out to Odysseus.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic of Dionysus as a boy with Silenius turning pirates into dolphins.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosac of potted grape vines from the large collection of mosaics in the Bardo Museum, Tunis.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Detail from "The Triumph of Neptune" mosaic (from Dougga) in the Bardo Museum.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic from Utica with fishing scene.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic of a semi-naked Venus with female centaurs.
2004
Tunisia
Tunis
Bardo Museum
 Mosaic of Diana, goddess of hunting.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Carthage was founded by Phonoecians from Tyre (modern Lebanon) in 814 BC.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Parts of Carthage from where the Phonoecians controlled sea trade until the Romans destroyed the city.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Phonoecian houses at Carthage, one of the greatest cities of the ancient world.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Phonoecian wall in the city of Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Phonoecian houses in Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Ruins of Carthage from where Hanibal set off for Rome in the 2nd century BC.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 The Roman forum on Byrsa Hill, the heart of Phonoecian Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 Ruins of Roman Carthage, destroyed by the Vandals in the 5th century AD.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
 View over Carthage with modern Tunis and the sea in the distance.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 The museum on Byrsa Hill, which was flattened by the Romans to build their city in 44 BC.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 Terracotta Phonoecian votive incense burner with face of Demeter from Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 A 7th century BC cup from the museum at Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 A baby bottle.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 Lamps from Carthage at the site Museum. Left Phonoecian, centre Greek, right Roman.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 A 1st century AD glass Roman urn.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 6th century BC terracotta figure from the shrine of Tophet.
2004
Tunisia
Carthage
Museum
 Map of the Phonoecian city of Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The Sidi Okba Mosque in Kairouan is better known as the Great Mosque.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Stone gate marking the entrance to the Great Mosque in Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The enormous walls of the Great Mosque (Kairouan) are decorated with Roman columns salvaged from Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Walls and gate at the Great Mosque in Kairouan which dates from the 9th Century.
It is the oldest mosque in North Africa.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The three level minaret at the 9th century Great Mosque dates from the 728 (Kairouan).
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The prayer hall of the Great Mosque at Kairouan has 414 Byzantine columns, all different.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The mihrab of the Great Mosque in Kairouan has tiles from Baghdad.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The narrow streets of the medina in Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Ornate balcony in the medina of Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The Mosque of Three Doors (866 AD) was founded by a holy man from Cordoba.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Arched narrow street in the old city of Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Carved and tiled door with columns at Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Shop selling metal items in the medina at Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Ceiling from the home of an Ottoman general in Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 The Zaouia of Sidi Sahab in Kairouan houses the tomb of a companion of Muhammad.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Food stalls by the entrance to the Zaouia of Sidi Sahab, Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
Kairouan
 Decorated courtyard at Zaouia of Sidi Sahab in Kairouan.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
 The colosseum in El Jem was the third largest in the Roman world with a capacity of 30,000.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
 The El Jem Colosseum is 138m long and 114m wide and dates from 238 AD.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
 Underground tunnel at the Colosseum in El Jem where gladiators were prepared.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
 Passageway for spectators around the Colosseum in El Jem.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Geometric mosaic from Roman villas dating from 170 AD.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Mosaic of hunting lions from the El Jem Colosseum.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Mosaic of mythological figures.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Mosaic of birds and fish.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Roman death mask.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Excavated Roman villas (170 AD) with mosaic floors.
2004
Tunisia
El Jem
Museum
 Paved Roman road dating from the 3rd century.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 Kerkouane is a purely Phonoecian city on the coast of the Cap Bon peninsula.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 House at the 8th century BC Phonoecian city of Kerkouane.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 Houses in Kerkouane have private baths and sophisticated water piping.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 Houses in Kerkouane, a Phoenician city ruled from Carthage.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 Kerkouane was a pottery making centre.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 Many houses in Kerkouane have floors with speckled mosaics.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 The fort in Kerkouane.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
 The South Gate at Kerkouane faces the sea.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
Museum
 Phonoecian pot.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
Museum
 Painted Phonoecian vase.
2004
Tunisia
Kerkouane
Museum
 Decorated Phonoecian container.
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 View of Monastir.
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 The 17th century Briqcha Gate (built by the Ottomans) is the entrance to the medina of Monastir.
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 One of the 17th century Ottoman octagonal watch towers in the Ribat, Monastir.
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 The walls of the Ribat, a sandstone garisson dating from AD 796 (Monastir).
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 The walls of the Ribat in Monastir, the location of movies like "Life of Brian".
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 Buildings in the Ribat, an 8th century garison in Monastir.
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 The watch tower inside the Ribat at Monastir.
2004
Tunisia
Monastir
 Rooms and battlements in the Ribat in Monastir.
2004

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