Tunisia, which lies in North Africa is an oasis of historical sites, beautiful landscapes, picturesque beaches and rich in culture. This country has remained alive in history for thousands of years with many UNESCO World Heritage Sites just waiting to be explored.
There are many reasons why Tunisia has become such a favored tourist destination. This beautiful country lies on the Mediterranean Ocean with stretches of coastline, jagged mountains and the wonderful golden dunes of the Sahara Desert.
People who visit the area range from those interested in history to those who want to enjoy the luxury of a beach resort and the warm weather that comes with a holiday in Tunisia. Tunisia enjoys a warm climate throughout the year, depending on where you travel to in the country will determine how warm it gets with the Sahara Desert offering very hot days, especially in the heat of summer.
Tunisia travel has become even more popular in the past few years. The hotels offer more luxury than you would expect from a North African country and the area is alive with bustling cities, quaint villages and beautiful scenery.
Whether you choose to travel Tunisia on your own or join an organized tour, you must visit some of the fantastic historical sites. These sites have been so well preserved over the years, giving you a true insight into the areas history and what it must have been like to live there so many years ago.
From the Star Wars film location in Tataouine and the island of Djerba to the sea port of Carthage and from the Roman town of El Jem to the holy Muslim city of Kairouan, Tunisia has so much to explore, each holiday maker enjoying a different and unique Tunisia travel experience.