Hammamet, Tunisia

Sunbathing, al fresco dining and late-night discos - this is the typical way of life in Hammamet, the Tunisian Saint Tropez. Located on the fertile Cap Bon Peninsula, about 75 kilometers south of Tunis, the resort overlooks the bay is surrounded by the sea amid the greenery of the hills and citrus groves. In between sunbathing is to walk on the markets and enjoy the local pottery or wander through the medina (old town), the construction of the walls which refers to the 1500 th years. With summer comes the city bustle of the festival with an abundance of music and theater performances.