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20 reasons to avoid all travel to Tunisia
Posted on 30/03/2015 , Modified on 31/03/2015

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TUNISIA: In case you were wondering why so many tourists are avoiding travelling to Tunisia, we've tracked down 20 good reasons to never, ever set foot set foot there.

Tunisians have no sense of humour whatsoever

Tunisians have no sense of humour whatsoever
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

On the beach at Djerba

You can't move for all the other tourists

You can't move for all the other tourists
© René Mattes / Easyvoyage

The Chott el Djerid

The seaside resorts are so generic

The seaside resorts are so generic
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

In the Medina at Nabeul

It's bloody impossible to find a spot to cool off

It's bloody impossible to find a spot to cool off
© Olga Beregelia

The Tamerza Canyon

And it's not as if there are any cool sites to visit

And it's not as if there are any cool sites to visit
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

The Great Mosque of Kairouan

Or any ancient, traditional handicrafts to buy

Or any ancient, traditional handicrafts to buy
© Easyvoyage.com

Berber pottery

Outside of the beach, there's nothing to explore

Outside of the beach, there's nothing to explore
© René Mattes / Easyvoyage

The Erg Oriental in the Tunisian desert

There are no beautiful, little villages

There are no beautiful, little villages
© René Mattes / Easyvoyage

The village of Chenini

Or any mountains to go hiking in

Or any mountains to go hiking in
© Tomasz Skiba / 123RF

The Tunisian Atlas Mountains

The sea is grey and horrible

The sea is grey and horrible
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

By the sea in Djerba

The country has no history at all

The country has no history at all
© René Mattes / Easyvoyage

Phoenician archaeological site at Carthage

Tunisians are the most unwelcoming people

Tunisians are the most unwelcoming people
© Olaf Speier / age fotostock

Mint tea

And it's impossible to enjoy a drink on a terrace

And it's impossible to enjoy a drink on a terrace
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

On the seafront at Hammamet

The entire coastline is overrun with tourists

The entire coastline is overrun with tourists
© Les îles de Kerkenna

Kerkennah Islands

The public transport is like something out of the last century

The public transport is like something out of the last century
© OT Tunisie

The Red Lizard Train

The medinas have nothing on those in neighbouring countries

The medinas have nothing on those in neighbouring countries
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

In the Kairouan medina

There is not one impressive monument to visit

There is not one impressive monument to visit
© Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE

Kairouan Mosque

Tunisians have no sense of style

Tunisians have no sense of style
© Aneta Skoczewska / 123RF

Painted wooden door at Sidi Bou Said

And Tunis is rubbish

And Tunis is rubbish
© René Mattes / Easyvoyage

The rooftops of Tunis

Honestly, it's not worth the trip...

Honestly, it's not worth the trip...
© Alamer / age fotostock

The Kasbah at Hammamet