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Nice Views

Nice views from the top of the Ottoman era Kasbah. The area is best appreciated for the views of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
David B
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Coral Gables, Florida
Interesting Experience

You have to be careful and cautious visiting these "attractions" as they can be daunting for the... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2018
nsmith50
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Luton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice views from the top of the Ottoman era Kasbah. The area is best appreciated for the views of the sea and beautiful sunsets.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Except the boring shop keepers...that ware chasing us to enter and check there shops every thing was nice; The view is good if you like to see Hammett from the top;

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Nikola I
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

The winding paths with old cobbles, distinctive tiles and mosaics were worth seeing... There are several shops that have ‘fixed price’ signs displayed which I was grateful for , and saves painful time haggling! Most of these were reasonable. A number of men approached us...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Trinitysaffron
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

This was a garrison built by the turkish empire. A very basic one I must say and there is not much here to see. You can get nice view of the beach and town from here. That's about it. If i was to pay and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank samiexplorer
Reviewed 20 December 2018

You have to be careful and cautious visiting these "attractions" as they can be daunting for the inexperienced. The shopkeepers are only trying to make a living, but in the main, you can have a good "banter" with them, they enjoy the experience just as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank nsmith50
Reviewed 12 December 2018

DON'T GO taken to shop tried to get away inside shop shown items me and husband didn't want. Asked for 2,300 dinars £600+ and if we had credit card refused to pay told them we no credit cards trapped in shop as 3 more men...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank 56kath
Reviewed 27 June 2018

we got there about 8am nothing was open yet. Great time to walk around and take photos. Reminded me of Chania in Crete.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank seetheworldwkids
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This walled medina is very reminiscent of parts of Greece, especially Santorini, with its whitewashed walls and blue doors - although doors of other colours can be found. It's a bit of a maze though not too large so you won't get totally lost and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
7  Thank androrphin
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Lovely place but was constantly bombarded with people trying to get you in to shops or telling you to take photos so they could charge you. Even with saying no they still didn’t leave you alone. Shame really.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank suzijwright58
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We found the area quite good, but the shop keepers very aggressive trying to sell there there goods. Best keep out and if you do get caught in them them don't pay any more that 30% of there staring price. The shops are not a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank iandwright
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Yes visiting kasbah is free. Taxi / transport, eating out and shopping will need to be paid for.
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