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the cham ot the od medina is still there

I hd to go for an exploringjourney into the heart ofthe old medina shopping univers. going for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fethi J
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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can find everything but it is dirty

You can find anything you want. They say a price and you have to undergo that price. You can get... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Danielle1421
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Martonvasar, Hungary
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“narrow streets”(35 reviews)
“be careful”(46 reviews)
“fish market”(17 reviews)
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This medina contains the Great Mosque of Sousse.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place. Lots of history, culture, architecture etc. It’s extremely beautiful. Will definitely come back.

Thank Vineet G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hd to go for an exploringjourney into the heart ofthe old medina shopping univers. going for jewerly and pottey together with my partner and for that matter we had to go back again and again to pick up what we orderd and then the...More

Thank Fethi J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can find anything you want. They say a price and you have to undergo that price. You can get something for the 1/3 price of the total price they say. However, you have bear with the dirt, smell and crowd.

Thank Danielle1421
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Love markets but not this one. The Medina for me was a waste of time. Stalls selling rubbish, very smelly, constantly hassled and shop keepers very unfriendly. Large department store at entrance of Medina also really bad. Bags are searched and then taped up on...More

Thank gelascotland
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a definite must if in the area and there are practical local transport links from resorts. Full of narrow and interesting historic streets packed with stalls selling everything you can imagine. I thought I might get hassled or it might be dirty but...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

If you love to shop, this is the place for you! Everything is in this Medina from jewellery, oils, food, soap, souvenirs (good ones) and dresses! I really loved it here, as per usual you will at first be given an unrealistic price and be...More

Thank Cariad82
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Was so looking forward to going here. I love a good market and are well travelled so it’s usually a nice part of my holiday. We caught a taxi from our hotel and the minute we arrived we were constantly hassled. I said a firm...More

Thank KERRYBRIDGE
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

It was the best Medina that we visited in Tunisia. Especially the back parts of the city. It was full of blue and white houses. A gem.

Thank globalcitizen27
Reviewed August 5, 2018

It's like taking a step back in time. Make sure that you have a good sense of direction if you go by yourself!

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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We visited sousse with 3 children aged 11, 9 and 2 years. We mostly went to visit the 3d magic eye museum but also walked around the Medina and shops etc. Was a busy day. Lots of different shops/markets selling a variety of things. Different...More

Thank Kellyny2
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Raseem A
August 15, 2017|
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Response from streakey | Reviewed this property |
Its open most of the time seven days a week. Best to visit between 10am and 8pm to be sure as hours are very flexible. Fridays many shops are closed all day or from about 1,
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josette20
August 13, 2017|
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Sorry for my late reply. Sousse is very safe. One of the safer places you can go today. At worst you have som drunken local or drunken tourist annoying you. The people are genuinely nice and appreciate visitors. I have a... More
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Response from Gordon B | Reviewed this property |
The person that was asking about rugs the big con is you come out a taxi at the market the guys see your wrist band and know the hotel you are in . He then tells you he is the cook there and if you are looking for bargain he... More
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