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El Mechref in the region of Kef is a town in Tunisia - some 86 mi (or 138 km) South-West of Tunis, the country's capital city.

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Current time in El Mechref is now 04:54 AM (Thursday). 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, Sidi 'Ali Bin 'Abd Allah, Seba Biar or Douar Laater. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Souk el Djemaa, Sidi Mohammed Ben Messaoud, Sidi Bou Grine, Maktar, Lalla Mabrouka and Oulad Bou Hadda. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Natalie in Tunisia - Raqs al Assaya

03:05 min ( September 01, 2009 by NattyBN)
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Natalie Gentili (pink) and Sofia (red) performing a Raqs al Assaya duet at El Menzah VI in Tunis. Natalie e Sofia ballano nel teatro El Menzah VI di Tunisi un duo saidi con i bastoni

Vacanza in tunisia 12/07

04:03 min ( July 30, 2008 by irisefily)
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Vacanze a hammamet 07/2008


CHAKALATA

01:44 min ( May 01, 2008 by canetdu13014)
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BO GOSS

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Interesting facts about this location

Eles, Tunisia

Eles (also transliterated as Ellès and Al Las) is a village in the Siliana Governorate, Tunisia. It is located around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:35|56|55|N|9|5|50|E| | |name= }} around 13 km northwest of Maktar. It sits over a natural spring at the base of the surrounding hills. The village is notable for the large number of dolmens found immediately to the west, south and east of the village which are typical of the tombs found around Maktar.

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Located at 35.91, 9.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeoastronomy, Populated places in Tunisia

Zama Minor

For other uses of this word, see Zama (disambiguation). Zama Minor is an archaeological site in northern Tunisia. Not to be confused with Zama Regia, where, on October 19, 202 BC, there was the famous Battle of Zama.

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Located at 35.91, 9.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Tunisia, Former populated places in Tunisia, Roman sites in Tunisia, Titular sees in Africa

Maktar

Maktar, or Makthar, is a town and Roman site in Siliana Governorate, Tunisia, located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:35|51|38|N|9|12|21|E| | |name= }}. It is 140 km (90 mi) southwest of Tunis and 60 km (40 mi) southeast of El Kef. The population in 2004 was 12,942. The ancient town was founded by the Numidians as a defense post against the Carthaginians; it was settled by Punics after the destruction of Carthage by the Romans in 146 BC.

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Located at 35.91, 9.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Tunisia, Communes of Tunisia, Former populated places in Tunisia, Populated places in Tunisia, Roman sites in Tunisia

Le Sers Airfield

Le Sers Airfield is an abandoned World War II military airfield in Tunisia, about 3 km of As Sars; 130 km southwest of Tunis. It was a temporary airfield constructed by Army Engineers using compacted earth for its runway, parking and dispersal areas, not designed for heavy aircraft or for long term use. The prevailing temperatures in the area are some of the hottest in the world, making steel planking unsuitable for airfield use.

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Located at 35.91, 9.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Tunisia

Sers, Tunisia

Sers, also Le Sers, As Sars or Es Sers, is a town and commune in the Kef Governorate, Tunisia. It is located 35.5 kilometres by road southeast of El Kef. As of 2004 it had a population of 11,927. Its economic activity is mainly dominated by agriculture, including cereal production. It is located at the foot of Jebel Maiza (887 m) which is part of the Tunisian ridge.

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Located at 35.91, 9.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tunisia