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Love the Medina, as for getting a bargain; we found souvenirs cheaper at a shop near our hotel. Keep kids close to you as the paths are a like a maze and even we couldn't turn round and get back out the same way again...More
We started our morning walk at the fish market before visiting the Ribat. Besides fish, there were lots of other stuff to see and buy. If you wish to taste the local snacks, this is the place to visit.
Medina of Sousse is a bit smaller than the one in Tunis. But at the same time the shop sellers are less pushy so you can enjoy your exploration without too much annoyance. Didn’t pay much attention to the stuffs they offer but I think...More
Spent a day exploring here and loved the atmosphere. We were vigilant but never felt threatened. Some pushy sales people but learning just a few basic Arabic phrases really paid off and they left us alone. Great experience and highly recommend!
I'm quite an experienced and confident traveller and rarely feel threatened by situations. I would guess those not so inclined may feel a little intimidated by the thought of walking through very narrow lanes bustling with people who all want to sell you something.
People who complain should research before travelling I’ve visited Tunisia many times and love the medina with my partner and children we all love it the haggling is great and the way they say it is cheaper than Asda price kills me they don’t have...More
Visited the place again after a while, looking fore spices and other things to our house. We was walking arround in the narrow streets, loking inside some of them. Many people was very nice and polite....BUT TAKE CARE... some people are to busy to sell...More
Great traditional market type shops with amazing bargains! Just keep all handbags safely closed and close to you as pick pockets are around! Also do haggle with the traders as they will bump up the price at the start of the bargaining!!! But they will...More
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
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 house in the Medina. Me and my friends have never ever had any problems.
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
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 will take you to his brothers who makes carpets we went there down a wee lane I you want a carpet pay with your card and they will send it to you in the UK I had worked in Saudi new some Aribic when I twigged what was going on grabbed wife our friend and his wife and rushed them all out the door there is no chance of getting your carpets