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Thala Destination Guide

Explore Thala in Tunisia.

Thala in the region of Al Qaşrayn with it's 16,068 inhabitants is a town in Tunisia - some 120 mi (or 193 km) South-West of Tunis, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Thala is now 06:01 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Tunis" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tunis, Sousse, Sidi Bouzid, Gafsa, Kalaat Khasba or Sidi Ali Bel Hafsi. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Thala and Dechret Ouled Mohamed Ben Said. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Thala

The Battle of Thala was part of the Jugurthine War of 111-104 BC between Rome and Jugurtha of Numidia, a kingdom on the north African coast approximating to modern Algeria. The Romans defeated Jugurtha at the Battle of Thala.

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Located at 35.57, 8.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Battles involving ancient Rome

Mahdia shipwreck

The shipwreck of Mahdia was found by Greek sponge fishermen off the coast of Tunisia in June 1907. The shipwreck near the modern town of Mahdia is dated about the 80s BC, or even later. In a series of underwater campaigns a large number of items were recovered and placed on display at the Musée National du Bardo, Tunis.

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Located at 35.57, 8.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Ancient shipwrecks, Archaeology of shipwrecks, History of Tunisia, Shipwrecks in the Mediterranean

Kalâat Khasba

Kalâat Khasba is a town and commune in the Kef Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a population of 2,871. and is the chief town of a delegation of 7,353 people.

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Located at 35.57, 8.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tunisia

Kalaa Djerda Airfield

Kalaa Djerda Airfield is an abandoned military airfield in Tunisia approximately 40 km south-southwest of El Kef and 190 km southwest of Tunis. The airfield was built prior to World War II by the French Air Force Armée de l'Air. In 1939, GB I/19 and II/19 "Gascogne" of Snisian FA South stationed Bloch MB.210 bombers at the airfield.

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Located at 35.57, 8.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Tunisia

Haïdra

Haïdra is a city in western Tunisia, which was founded as a Roman city originally named Ammaedara. One of the oldest Roman cities in Africa, it was built on the border between the valleys and the Berber tribes. There are many ruins in the city, some of which include mausoleums, Byzantine fortresses, underground baths, and a church.

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Located at 35.57, 8.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tunisia