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Tunisia travel & tourism news for travelers and travel professionals. Latest travel and tourism news on Tunisia. Latest news on safety, hotels, resorts, attractions, tours and transportation in Tunisia. Tunis Travel information. Tunisia is a North African country bordering the Mediterranean Sea and Sahara Desert. In the capital, Tunis, the Bardo Museum has archaeological exhibits from Roman mosaics to Islamic art. The city’s medina quarter encompasses the massive Al-Zaytuna Mosque and a thriving souk. To the east, the site of ancient Carthage features the Antonine Baths and other ruins, plus artifacts at the Carthage National Museum.

Tunisia is a booming tourist hot spot for Russians on a budget

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2019

From January to November 2019, approximately 632,000 Russian holidaymakers have visited Tunisia. About 3000 are expected to do so before ... Read More

24 local tourists killed in Tunisia road accident

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 1, 2019

Twenty four people have been killed in Tunisia road accident. The Tunisian Ministry of Internal Affairs reported that 22 people ... Read More

WTM: Ministers Summit hears how modern tech can help rural traditions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2019

Major global brands such as Google and Mastercard can help farmers, shopkeepers and restaurateurs to boost rural tourism, delegates heard ... Read More

Tunisia: Tourist arrivals up 18 percent, tourism revenues reach $300 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Tunisia has recorded an 18 percent increase in tourist arrivals during the first four months of this year, compared to ... Read More

Tunisia reaches out to UNWTO to get travel advisories removed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 22, 2019

The U.S. State Department putting Tunisia  as a category 2 risk for U.S. citizens to travel to. This is on ... Read More

Tunisia Tourism back: 8.3 million visitors spending $1.4 billion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

European travelers love Tunisia, and it shows. Despite the U.S. having travel alerts in place, Europeans travel again to Tunisia. Tunis  ... Read More

Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

US Department of State issued Level 2 Travel Advisory (Exercise Increased Caution) for Tunisia. The warning was issued due to ... Read More

9 people injured in terrorist attack near hotel in downtown Tunis

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 29, 2018

A woman has blown herself up in an apparent terrorist attack in Tunisia’s capital, reportedly injuring eight police officers. People ... Read More

Radisson hotel plans in Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Tunisia, Niger and Guinea

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 2, 2018

Radisson Hotel Group’s growth strategy in Africa is a key initiative in Destination 2022, the Group’s five-year strategic operating plan, ... Read More

Why UK travelers have great news for tourism in Turkey, Tunisia and Egypt?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 8, 2018

Terror threats perceived to have diminished Tourists from the UK are heading back to Turkey, Egypt and Turkey, all destinations ... Read More

What are top ten cities to go in the world? Punta Cana ? Cusco? Djerba? Palma? Phuket?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2018

According to the latest Global Destination Cities Index, the international destinations with the highest concentration of visitors traveling for relaxation ... Read More

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is taking Tunisia’s tourism recovery to the bank

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2018

This is the year of real recovery for Tunisia's tourism industry. Moevenpick Hotels and Resorts just today said it was ... Read More

Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2018

The African Tourism Board is a public-private partnership with one strong message. This message is to tell the world that Africa ... Read More

Tunisia’s Tourism Minister Salma Elloumi: Tunisia loves Chinese Visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 19, 2017

Tunisia would love more Chinese Tourists. Salma Elloumi, Tunisian Minister of Tourism, said Tunisia received around 16,000 Chinese tourists until ... Read More

Tunisia tourism is back in business

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 26, 2017

Tunisia aims to woo more tour operators at WTM London 2017, following news that Thomas Cook and other British travel ... Read More

Dubai – Tunis now daily on Emirates

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 25, 2017

Emirates has reaffirmed its commitment to Tunis by increasing the frequency of flights between Dubai and Tunis from six to ... Read More

2017 UNWTO Video Competition: And the winners are..

editor editor- September 16, 2017

UNWTO unveiled the winners of the 2017 Video Competition at the 22nd General Assembly held in Chengdu, China. Taking the ... Read More

Travel advisory update: State of emergency extended in Tunisia

editor editor- August 24, 2017

The Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs of Belgium has extended its travel advisory for Tunisia, issuing the following statement: Due ... Read More

UK Foreign Office changes travel advice for Tunisia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 26, 2017

UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office has today changed its travel advice for Tunisia. It no longer advises against travel to ... Read More