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Abbes in the region of Tawzar is a place located in Tunisia - some 232 mi or ( 373 km ) South-West of Tunis , the country's capital .

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Local time in Abbes is now 05:17 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Tunis " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zorgane, Zaouiet el Arab, Tunis, Sousse, and Cedada. When in this area, you might want to check out Zorgane . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Abbes ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.



2:32 min by dieguin2
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Very CRAZY GUY breaking in a musulman religious party LOL ..

Laid up in Tozeur Oasis Technotrekker's photos around Tozeur, Tunisia (oasis tozeur in tunisia)

2:38 min by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu
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Tunsia Pop Idol

1:48 min by elRizLoco
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We found this contestant at 4.30am at a closed bus station cafe. Thsi was the night we had no accomodation so spent 2 hours waiting a B&B to let us in. He tries his best, its nice but he lacks the Mr ..

Imil - Tunisian Gabba

4:29 min by Imil0uploader
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A new Mainstream Hardcore Gabber track with samples recorded during my holiday in Tunisia. It's spoken by a man that guided us through an oasis in the Sahara, he speaks Dutch though, (not quite perfec ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Tozeur is an oasis and a city in south west Tunisia. The city is located North West of Chott el-Djerid, in between this Chott and the smaller Chott el-Gharsa. It is the capital of the Tozeur Governorate. With hundreds of thousands of palm trees, Tozeur is a large oasis. The dates that are exported from Tozeur are very well known. In ancient times, before the advent of motorized vehicles, the oasis was important for the transportation through the Sahara, which took place in caravans.

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Located at 33.92 8.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Communes of Tunisia, Oases of Tunisia, Populated places in Tozeur Governorate

Tozeur–Nefta International Airport

Tozeur–Nefta International Airport is an airport serving Tozeur in Tunisia.

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Located at 33.94 8.11 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Airports in Tunisia


el-Djerid "Palm Leaf" is a semidesert region comprising southern Tunisia and adjacent parts of Algeria and Libya. It is characterised by bare pink hills with oases and several chotts (salt pans) (notably Chott el Djerid in Tunisia). Economically the area is important for phosphate mining. Major towns include Gafsa and Tozeur. It remains the principal center of Ibāḍism in North Africa, with remaining Ibāḍī communities on Djerba in Tunisia, in the M'zab in Algeria, and in Jabal Nafusa in Libya.

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Located at 33.92 8.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Geography of Algeria, Geography of Libya, Geography of Tunisia, History of North Africa


Degache (دقاش) is a Tunisian town and commune situated 12 kilometres north of Tozeur in the region of Djerid. Part of the Gouvernorat de Tozeur, it had a population of 7,426 in 2004. It is the chef-lieu of a délégation bearing its name. The town began as an oasis expolited since Roman antiquity. The ancient city of Thagis is situated a few kilometres away at a place called "El Kriz". The economy of the town is centred on the exploitation of a rich palm plantation, producing deglet nour dates.

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Located at 33.98 8.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tozeur Governorate

Lare (woreda)

Lare is one of the woredas in the Gambela Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Nuer Zone, Lare is bordered on the south and east by the Anuak Zone, on the west by the Baro River which separates it from Jikawo, and on the north by the Jikawo River which separates it from South Sudan. Towns in Lare include Kowerneng. The terrain in Lare consists of marshes and grasslands; elevations range from 300 to 400 meters above sea level.

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Located at 33.83 8.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Gambela Region, Woredas of Ethiopia