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Although Tunisia is best known today for its beach resort holidays, the country has an amazing heritage with some exceptional archaelogical remains to be explored. Tunisia is a country in Northern Africa that has a Mediterranean Sea coastline in the very centre of Mediterranean Africa. Tunisia lies immediately to the south of Italy and Malta. Libya borders Tunisia to the south-east, whilst Algeria lies to the west. Carthage, is a must see for every visitor to Tunisia. Both Monastir and Sousse are well known as beach resorts amongst sun-worshiping Europeans, but they are also towns with great historical heritage. El Kef has a splendid Byzantine kasbah rising out of the old medina with both Byzantine and Ottoman architecture evident. At El Jem you will see exceptional remains of a Roman ampitheater .The desert in Tunisia has some of the most accessible, beautiful Saharan desert scenery. The central western desert towns of Tozeur and Douz are surrounded by beautiful Saharan dune scenery. In the northwest, Jugurtha's Table is a large mesa with a moon-like surface and deep crevasses and is normally accessed fom the town of El Kef.
Beach resort holidays in Tunisia are extremely popular, especially with Europeans. The main resorts are on the east coast from La Goulette (close to Tunis) south to Monastir. The southern island of Djerba is an alternative. Many water sport activities are widely available or you can just relax, taking advantage of the sunny climate. The best beaches of Tunisia can be found in Djerba, Ghar El-Melh, Rafraf beach, Sidi El Mekki, Sounine, Sousse and Zarzis.
The desert : Treks into the desert are an increasingly popular part of a tour to Tunisia, and the towns of Douz and Touzeur are good starting points. Close to Touzeur is the small town of Metlaoui, and this is the starting point of a great train journey. The beautifully-restored wagons date from 1904, and the luxurious train takes you into a truly stunning desert mountain landscape.
*** Tunisia's main international airport for scheduled flights is Tunis-Carthage International Airport (TUN) in Tunisia The Capital . Tunisia's second airport is Habib Bourguiba, Skanes-Monastir (MIR) which is served by low cost charter flights from all over Europe. Other Airports countrywide are serving national and international flights such as : Sfax Thyna Airport near Sfax (Central East Tunisia) - Tozeur Nefta Intl Airport near Tozeur (South West Tunisia) - Gafsa Airport near Gafsa (South West Tunisia) - Tabarka November 7th 1987 near Tabarka (North West Tunisia) - Djerba International Airport in Djerba Island (South East Tunisia) ,