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Private Wine Tour and Archeological Area of Selinunte with licensed Guide
"The island is renowned for the many outstanding wines some of them produced in this area which is famous for a great wine and olive oil production but also for the soft hilly landscape and pleasant sandy beaches. Sicily has more vineyards than any other Italian regions competing for first place as the largest wine producer. It's the perfect place to breathe the tranquility of the real rural Sicily of centuries past.Pick up at your hotel and drive into the ""Sicilian Tuscany"" south of Palermo.This morning we'll visit a renowed local winery which is embedded in a charming and unique context. Its variety of excellent wines cellars and vineyards
From EUR500.00
 
Private Shore Excursion from Trapani to Segesta and Erice
"This is a private shore excursion to Segesta and Erice from Trapani with English speaking driver and comfortable ride. Meet your driver at your hotel in Trapani or at the port and embark on a 40 minute-drive to Segesta. This is one of the most spectacular archaeological sites of Sicily founded by the Elymian population and refugees from destroyed Troy before the arrival of the Greeks. Segesta's ancient Greek temple can make a valid claim to being the best preserved in the world and its amphitheater boasts a hilltop position on Mount Barbaro second to none. Kindly take note that the admission fees are not included in the rate and should be paid on site (approximately 10 euro per person)Board the car again and after a 45 will reach Erice
From EUR80.00
 
Private Shore Excursion from Trapani to Segesta and Erice
"This is a private shore excursion to Segesta and Erice from Trapani with English speaking driver and comfortable ride. Meet your driver at your hotel in Trapani or at the port and embark on a 40 minute-drive to Segesta. This is one of the most spectacular archaeological sites of Sicily founded by the Elymian population and refugees from destroyed Troy before the arrival of the Greeks. Segesta's ancient Greek temple can make a valid claim to being the best preserved in the world and its amphitheater boasts a hilltop position on Mount Barbaro second to none. Kindly take note that the admission fees are not included in the rate and should be paid on site (approximately 10 euro per person)Board the car again and after a 45 will reach Erice
From EUR80.00

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Beautiful Sidi Bou Said

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Roman urns?

This round look rocks remind me on urns I have seen while ago in Aquileia - Italy, where one of the most important town from Roman times were situated. Since there are no information in the park...
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The hidden grave

This tomb is situated in the vicinity of the fence of the presidential palace. I couldn't find any useful information weather it is of Punic or Roman origins. Most of the Roman tombs, I've seen so...
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croisbeauty
Dec 19, 2014

The byrds

I saw this group of birds by chance, hidden in the shadow of the walls in the area of Antonine Baths. In my language we call them "biserka", guinea-fowl in English. This bird usually disturb African...
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croisbeauty
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Tophet

Perhaps Carthage's most "out-of-way" archeological site, the Tophet is a burial ground where a number of Carthaginian children were sacrificed to the gods Tanit and Baal Hammon, mainly between the 4th...
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Antonine Baths

One of the highlights of Carthage are the massive remains of the Baths of Antoninus Pius, which were the largest in the Roman world outside Rome. They occupy an area of 1.8 hectares/4.5 acres. Built...
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Carthage Ancient Site

If you're visiting northern Tunisia then you simply can't miss Carthage as it was here that the Romans ruled their north African empire. Carthage lies about 15km (9 miles) east of Tunis which makes it...
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Byrsa Hill

This, I think, was once a huge colonnaded basilica built on Byrsa Hill. It measured 85m long and 48m wide and was built in the late 2nd century AD but was destroyed and its materials robbed during the...
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La Malga Cisterns

Lying near the amphitheatre are Carthage's cisterns which once supplied water to Roman Carthage. Water was brought here from the Zaghouan hills via an aqueduct 132km (82 miles) long. Only 15 of the...
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Carthage Museum - Musee National de Carthage

This museum is housed in the former French cathedral seminary on Byrsa Hill. It features some fine 5th century AD mosaics, Punic and Early Christian antiquities, jewellery and ornaments, everyday...
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Acropolium - Cathedral of St. Louis

The Cathedral, in Moorish/Byzantine style, was built between 1884 and 1890 and is dedicated to St Louis of France (King Louis IX), who died here in 1270 during the siege of Tunis. The largest church...
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