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Busy street with interesting architecture

Busy, crowded city street that houses most of the large French buildings from a bygone age. Not... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2015
Steven M
Sacramento, California, United States
Very Crowded !

it was a very crowded street with many shops and so , if you want to buy something you will find it... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2014
Mostafa E
Alexandria, Al Iskandariyah, Egypt
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“Commercial district”
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“should we rate all the streets in the world ?”
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

This street is located within the Comercial Business District of Tunis and is a centerpoint for locals. Walking distance to the Medina of Tunis.

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Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Why this street in Tunis should be a tourist attraction is a big mistery to me. There is absolutely nothing special there : some shops , some coffee/tea places , and that's it ! There are a lot of similar streets in Tunis , so...More

2  Thank kingofpeppange
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This it is a beatiful street with French constraction style plenty of beatiful arthitectual buildings

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

I like rambling through older parts of Tunis. The central part, near el Medina is what was left after French occupation. Since the French left, most of these places are in desperate need of maintenance. This street also. But, the place is very safe and...More

Thank MLMaj
Reviewed March 10, 2015

don't ever try to go in with your car ,no way to stop or to park . despite the marche centrale where you find everything from spices to cheese to local and traditional stuffs , otherwise the made in china is mastering the place

2  Thank archer3256
Reviewed January 19, 2015

Busy, crowded city street that houses most of the large French buildings from a bygone age. Not something that's a must-see but offers a glimpse of urban life in Tunisia. Plenty of good sandwich shops and a few stores (like the date candy place) worth...More

1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed October 30, 2014

it was a very crowded street with many shops and so , if you want to buy something you will find it at good price there but you will not enjoy the crowded street very much

1  Thank Mostafa E
Reviewed September 3, 2014

What would a tourist do on that street. Do not waste your time it is not worth it. Dirty, crowded and unsafe.

3  Thank MeM543
Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is mainly a pedestrian street downtown Tunis with plenty of shops and fast food places. Many of the local people shop in the areas from clothes to spices. Central to this street is Marche Central. The local market for selling fruit and vegetables. We...More

4  Thank Rainbow2000
Reviewed February 11, 2012

This is a busy street in the center of Tunis. There are lots of clothing shops and prices are very inexpensive. I would not consider it a "tourist attraction." Maybe the architecture is the attraction. Traffic can be a challenge. But if you like shopping...More

3  Thank Roberta T
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