Tunis - A place where once stood the ancient city of Carthage. The town was built by Islamic forces in the latter half of the 7th century. From there it became the capital of numerous independent dynasties, giving the city a cosmopolitan flavour. It produces farm goods, hemp cloth, and expensive dyes.

Tunis is located in the Western Europe port permit area, and is part of the North African cultural sphere. It is located in the Tyrrhenian Sea zone. It is a Major city. Gateway to West Tunis here.