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After the Medina, a breath and some space

The Kasbah Square is a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of working your way through the medina... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
Zac A
,
Chicago, Illinois
Spacious and open

It was a welcome relief to emerge from the medina into this large spacious square full of... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
tmacquiban
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Rome, Italy
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11 Feb 2018
“After the Medina, a breath and some space”
8 Feb 2018
“Spacious and open”
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I picked a good day too. Sunday morning. No vendors, no kids playing ball, no hagglers, no street performs...I had the whole place for myself. Impressing place, wide open and so different that the rest of the Tunis and the Medina down the road. You...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

The Kasbah Square is a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of working your way through the medina. Flanked by City Hall and the Ministry of Finance, the square is a large open space. Besides the monument and the modern City Hall, not much else...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

It was a welcome relief to emerge from the medina into this large spacious square full of government buildings and to sit in the winter sun. It gave us a sense of the pride the nation of Tunisia has in its independence.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank tmacquiban
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

A very bustling place with lots going on. Popular with locals and tourists. Good choices of restaurants and cafes. Options for shopping too. Many places to see.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This Square is located on the west/southwest of Tunis city center and it is surrounded by a number of attractions.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Kasbah square have witnessed important historical events way earlier than Hafsids. Their thumb print is present with the Abou Zakariah al Hafsi mosque. La Kasbah went through the Turk, Spanish, French and the current governments. In recent years the Arab spring has flourished here....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Mona S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

It is a beautiful square and have many monuments and building around it, but it needs to be cleaned specially from cigaret filters.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

In these old city centers I've found it easy to be a little uncomfortable with the crowds, narrow lanes, and small shops, so a spot like Tunis' Kasbah Square offers a welcoming and roomy area to sit and relax while watching local social interaction and,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Our shore excursion group stopped here briefly on February 1. It is a sterile, monumental, modern-looking square that features Tunis's sleek City Hall, which was built in 1998. One also finds a large memorial monument surrounded by many red Tunisian flags fluttering the breeze, along...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice and big squere but not much hapening on it during our visit. Just a few people around but nice views of the suaounding buildings. Also good photo oportunity with red Tunisian flags around...

Date of experience: October 2016
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