Tunisia

General Information about Tunisia

Tunisia is Africa's northern most country. It is situated on the the Mediterranean Coast and bordered by Algeria to the west and southwest and Libya to the southeast. About 40% of Tunisia is made up of the Sahara Desert. There are about 9,920,000 people living in Tunisia with almost one million of these living in Tunisia's capital city Tunis. Arabic is the official language spoken in Tunisia but English, French and German are also commonly spoken.

Tunis is situated on the coast of the Gulf Of Tunis in the Mediterranean Sea. This city appears more like a large country town, making it fairly easy to find your way around here. Carthage is another spot worth a visit, featuring the ruins of one of the greatest cities of the ancient world. Tunisia has many other attractions such as wonderful beaches, the Sahara Desert and Star Wars film locations.

Climate

Find Out About The Climate Of Tunisia

Tunisia has a two climatic belts and is generally warm all year round. In the southern regions of Tunisia the climate is more Mediterranean with the summer months starting in May and finishing in September. The summer months are usually hot and dry. The winter months of October to April is wet with mild weather. Along the coast temperatures are mild with aveages of 18 degrees. In the southern parts the climate is more Saharan with dry hot days as well as minimal rainfall.

Geography

Geographical Information On Tunisia

Tunisia which was originally a French colony announced their independence from France back in 1956 is mostly mountainous in the north, with a dry central plain with the south merging into the Sahara desert. Tunisia has a coastline of 1,148 kilometres with a total land mass of 163,610 square kilometres. Tunisia's highest peak of Jebel ech Chambi is set in the city of Kasserine and measures over 1,544 metres. Jebel ech Chambi is covered by pine forests and is an amazing sight to see. The lowest point in Tunisia of Shatt al Gharsah measures at 17 metres below sea level.

Economy

Learn About The Economy In Tunisia

Tunisia's economy is amongst the higest in North Africa and sits in 6th place out of 17 in the Middle East / North Africa region and is 61 percent free. Tunisia had an unemployment rate of 13.9 percent back in 2006 with approximately 7.4 percent of the population living below the poverty line. The agricultural industry offers over 55 percent of the economy with the main produces being olives, olive oil, grain, tomatoes, dates, almonds, beef, and dairy products. The official currency of Tunisia is the Tunisian Dinar.

Apartments in Tunisia

* Al Ḩaddādah Apartments* Al Haddadah Apartments* La Marsa Apartments
* Al Marsa Apartments* Ariana Apartments* Beni Khiar Apartments
* Bizerte Apartments* Carthage Apartments* Dar Sidi Mʼhamed ech Cherif Apartments
* Dar Sidi Mhamed Ech Cherif Apartments* El Ahmar Apartments* El Aouina Apartments
* El Haj Mohammed Zarrouch Apartments* El Haouaria Apartments* Hammam Sousse Apartments
* Hammamet Apartments* Hanshīr Qaşr Ghallāb Apartments* Hanshir Qasr Ghallab Apartments
* Harqalah Apartments* Hiboun Apartments* Houmt Souk Apartments
* Kelibia Apartments* Kerkouene Apartments* Le Bardo Apartments
* Mahdia Apartments* Manouba Apartments* Mezraia Apartments
* Midoun Apartments* Mutuelleville Apartments* Nabeul Apartments
* Port El Kantaoui Apartments* Gamarth Apartments* Qamart Apartments
* Rafrāf Apartments* Rafraf Apartments* Sangho Apartments
* Monastir Apartments* Saqanis Apartments* Sfax Apartments
* Sidi Bou Saïd Apartments* Sidi el Moujahed Apartments* Souani el Adari Apartments
* Sousse Apartments* La Soukra Apartments* Sukrah Apartments
* Tazarka Apartments* Tozeur Apartments* Tunis Apartments
* Yasmine Apartments* Zarzis Apartments


Attractions, Activities and Tours in Tunisia

* Sousse Attractions* Tunis Attractions


Guesthouses in Tunisia

* La Marsa Guesthouses* Al Marsa Guesthouses* Hammamet Guesthouses
* Harqalah Guesthouses* Korba Guesthouses* Mezraia Guesthouses
* Sousse Guesthouses


Hotels in Tunisia

* Aghīr Hotels* Aghir Hotels* Akouda Hotels
* Al Ḩaddādah Hotels* Al Haddadah Hotels* La Marsa Hotels
* Al Marsa Hotels* Al Medou Hotels* Ariana Hotels
* Belvédère Hotels* Biʼr Shallūf Hotels* Bir Shalluf Hotels
* Bizerte Hotels* Carthage Hotels* Degache Hotels
* Douz Hotels* El Ahmar Hotels* El Aouina Hotels
* El Haouaria Hotels* El Jem Hotels* El Maamoura Hotels
* Erriadh Hotels* Ez Zahra Hotels* Gafsa Hotels
* Ḩammām al Ghazzāz Hotels* Hammam Al Ghazzaz Hotels* Hammam-Plage Hotels
* Hammam Sousse Hotels* Hammamet Hotels* Hanshīr al Raqūbah Hotels
* Hanshir Al Raqubah Hotels* Hanshīr Qaşr Ghallāb Hotels* Hanshir Qasr Ghallab Hotels
* Harqalah Hotels* Ḩawmat al Badawīyīn Hotels* Hawmat Al Badawiyin Hotels
* Hiboun Hotels* Houmt Souk Hotels* Kairouan Hotels
* Kebili Hotels* Kelibia Hotels* Kelibia Hotels
* Kelibia Tn Hotels* Korba Hotels* Ksour Essaf Hotels
* La Goulette Hotels* Le Bardo Hotels* Maatmeur Hotels
* Mahdia Hotels* Markez Tijani Hotels* Mellita Hotels
* Menzel Temime Hotels* Mezraia Hotels* Mezrane Hotels
* Midoun Hotels* Mornag Hotels* Nabeul Hotels
* Nefta Hotels* Nefza Hotels* Ousseltia Hotels
* Port El Kantaoui Hotels* Gamarth Hotels* Qamart Hotels
* Qaşr Ghīlān Hotels* Qasr Ghilan Hotels* Rafrāf Hotels
* Rafraf Hotels* Sabria Hotels* Sahline Hotels
* Sangho Hotels* Monastir Hotels* Saqanis Hotels
* Sfax Hotels* Shanīnī Hotels* Shanini Hotels
* Sidi Bou Saïd Hotels* Sousse Hotels* Tabarka Hotels
* Taguermess Hotels* Tāmazrat Hotels* Tamazrat Hotels
* Tataouine Hotels* Tazarka Hotels* Tidjma Hotels
* Tozeur Hotels* Triffa Hotels* Tunis Hotels
* Yasmine Hotels* Zarzis Hotels* Zougueg Hotels


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