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Customs and Traditions of Tunisia

Customs and Traditions of Tunisia

Language and religion Official language of Tunisia is Arabic, along with it, French is used – most of the locals know it. English, Italian and German are also widely spoken. According to Countryaah, the state religion is Sunni Islam. It is practiced by 95% of the population. Also on the territory of the country you can meet representatives of the Christian and Jewish faiths. During the period of the French protectorate, Jews were considered the most prosperous and influential stratum…

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Carthage Ruins (World Heritage)

Carthage Ruins (World Heritage)

Roman troops destroyed 146 BC The capital of the Carthaginian empire, which was considered the great rival of Rome in antiquity. About a hundred years later, the trading city was rebuilt under Roman sovereignty and was the fourth largest city in the Roman Empire in the 2nd century. Only a few ruins are from pre-Roman times. The remains of the thermal baths are worth seeing. Carthage Ruins: Facts Official title: Carthage ruins Cultural monument: Punic Carthage with grave fields from…

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