Maghreb region (XXVI) a603a660202 ancient city site of Carthage is located 17 kilometers northeast of Tunisian capital. It was built in the 9th century B.C. and used to be the political and economic site of Mediterranean region. Commercial Centre
A 60203 a 6033 a 6033 a 60204 a 6033 however, the Phoenicians were later defeated by the Roman Empire, and the Roman Senate insisted that Carthage be razed to the ground. The fire burned for 16 days and was in ruins.
In 122 B.C., the Roman ruins were rebuilt, once becoming the second largest city after the Roman city, but then completely destroyed by the invaders, the Arab soldiers
A 60207 a 6033 a 6033 a 60208 a 6033 has a relatively complete public bathroom near the seaside. Although the superstructure no longer exists, the traces can be clearly seen from the stratum structure
A603 a603a603a603 the oldest part of the ancient city is located at the foot of the mountain close to the coast, which is the center of Carthage. Strong fortifications, walls as long as 34 kilometers set up a number of watchtowers.
A603 a603a603a603 residential area is preserved with carved stone columns decorated with statues, lion heads and horse bodies. On the ground of several courtyards, there are still stone mosaic paintings more than 2000 years ago.
A 60213 a 6033 a 6033 a 60214 the church site in the ancient city is the earliest Christian Church in Tunisia. The excavated remains of the Phoenician era are mostly tombs, sarcophagus and tombs
Carthage site, which has been listed in the world heritage list, is still standing as a “National Archaeological Park” despite its vicissitudes and frequent burning.
young Tunisians know that their country not only has olive oil, jasmine, dates, but also boasts many world historical and cultural heritages A 6033 a 6033 a 60219 a 6033 is similar to the active yellow minibus in Beijing 20 years ago. At present, it is the main cheap transportation tool in Tunis, as if there is no online car Hailing.