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  • 862-03355043

    Tunisia,Jebel Abiadh. A local man rests by the main entrance to the now little-used ksar,or fortified granary at Ezzahra.

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  • 862-03355034

    Tunisia,Matmata. Few troglodyte pit-homes are lived in today but some families retain a semblance of their traditional way of life. Here a local woman grinds grain with a small hand mill.

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  • 862-03355026

    Tunisia,Medenine. Once amongst the most important of the south's Berber market towns,Medenine's ksar,or fortified granary,was one of the largest and honey-combed with 8000 ghorfas,or storage cells,for grain and valuables. A few serve today as curio shops for tourists.

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  • 862-03355027

    Tunisia,Medenine. Once amongst the most important of the south's Berber market towns,Medenine's ksar,or fortified granary,was one of the largest and honey-combed with 8000 ghorfas,or storage cells,for grain and valuables. A few serve today as curio shops for tourists.

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  • 862-03355025

    Tunisia,Medenine. Once amongst the most important of the south's Berber market towns,Medenine's ksar,or fortified granary,was one of the largest and honey-combed with 8000 ghorfas,or storage cells,for grain and valuables.

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  • 862-03355032

    Tunisia,Matmata. Converted from one of the town's celebrated troglodyte pit-homes,the Sidi Driss Hotel still retains parts of the Star Wars film sets.

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  • 862-03355028

    Tunisia,Medenine. Once amongst the most important if the south's Berber market towns,Medenine's ksar,or fortified granary,was one of the largest and honey-combed with 8000-ghorfas,or storage cells,for grain and valuables. Only a few are still used today.

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  • 862-03355040

    Tunisia,Jebel Abiadh. This restored ksar,or fortified granary,is amongst Tunisia's finest examples of this type of architecture. Hundreds of ghorfas,or storage cells,traditionally faced with palm wood doors.

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  • 862-03355039

    Tunisia,Jebel Abiadh. This restored ksar,or fortified granary,is amongst Tunisia's finest examples of this type of architecture. Hundreds of ghorfas,or storage cells,are reached by protruding steps.

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  • 862-03355030

    Tunisia,Matmata. Converted from one of the town's celebrated troglodyte pit-homes,the Sidi Driss Hotel still retains parts of the Star Wars film sets.

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  • 862-03355035

    Tunisia,Jebel Haouaia. One of the guardians of the village ksar,or fortified granary,sits with his pet hawk in the entrance. Parts of the ksar were used as a basic hotel following it's appearance in the Star Wars prequel The Phantom Menace .

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  • 862-03355031

    Tunisia,Matmata. Converted from one of the town's celebrated troglodyte pit-homes,the Sidi Driss Hotel still retains parts of the Star Wars film sets.

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  • 862-03355036

    Tunisia,Guermessa. The ancient and now much ruined Berber village of Guermessa stands testament to a now faded way of life. Built on a barren spur of the Jebel Haouaia,it was once topped by a small hill-top fortress.

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  • 862-03355037

    Tunisia. A fine example of a ksar,or fortified granary,showing its barrel vaulted roofs,blank walls and central courtyard. Abandoned in 1973,some basic restoration work has ensured the ksar's immediate survival.

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  • 862-03355029

    Tunisia,Medenine. Once amongst the most important if the south's Berber market towns,Medenine's ksar,or fortified granary,was one of the largest and honey-combed with 8000-ghorfas,or storage cells,for grain and valuables. Only a few are still used today.

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  • 862-03355038

    Tunisia,Jebel Abiadh. This restored ksar,or fortified granary,is amongst Tunisia's finest examples of this type of architecture. Hundreds of ghorfas,or storage cells,traditionally faced with palm wood doors enclose a pair of courtyards.

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  • 862-03355033

    Few troglodyte pit-homes are lived in today but some families retain a semblance of their traditional way of life. Tunisia,Matmata. Few troglodyte pit-homes are lived in today but some families retain a semblance of their traditional way of life.

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  • 862-03355024

    Tunisia,Tunis,Sidi Bou Said. A decorative doorway of a private house. This exceptionally well preserved town has become a weekend retreat for wealthy Tunisians and has its origins in the tomb and zaouia,or seminary,of a 13th century holy man.

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  • 862-03355042

    Tunisia,Jebel Abiadh. This restored ksar,or fortified granary,is amongst Tunisia's finest examples of this type of architecture. Hundreds of ghorfas,or storage cells,traditionally faced with palm wood doors enclose the main courtyard.

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  • 862-03355041

    Tunisia,Jebel Abiadh. This restored ksar,or fortified granary,is amongst Tunisia's finest examples of this type of architecture. Hundreds of ghorfas,or storage cells,are reached by protruding steps.

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