Tunisia is a major beach destination for European tourists: the sea is beautiful, the mild climate and affordability. But Tunisia is not limited to its seaside tourism, you can discover the cultural wealth of this country, its historical legacy of many civilizations, but also discover the desert. Tunisia is a very attractive holiday destination relatively close, enjoying the warm Mediterranean climate throughout the year, and while generally offering cheap fares panel. To enjoy the beaches of the country you can go on the island of Djerba, enjoy the northern coast around Tunis, and especially the east coast, around Hammamet, Sousse, Monastir> Zarzis. Apart from the beaches, discover Tunis: the colonial city, the medina, Carthage. You can visit many ancient archaeological sites in the surrounding area: Bulla Regia, Kef, Dougga, Makthar. In Kairouan, discover the Grand Mosque, the old city and the atmosphere of the souks. In the south of Tunisia, you can enjoy the desert and mountains. From the oasis of Tozeur you can go in the desert. Do not miss Nafta, the Ofra dune in Douz. Around Metlaoui, visit the mountain oasis: Chebika, Tamerza Mides. And the gorges of Selja. Carthage ruins of a great civilization Although Tunisia is best known for its beaches and resorts, the country has an amazing heritage with some exceptional archaeological remains to be explored, including the famous Carthage. This great city founded by the Phoenicians in the 6th century BC was based on an extremely powerful empire covering the whole southern Mediterranean. In ancient times, the Carthaginian empire, the sworn enemy of Rome, focused on present-day Tunisia. Three wars between Rome and Carthage (known as the Punic Wars) were conducted

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