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9 century BC - Phoenician (i.e. Punic) city of Hadrumetum (or Hadrumentum) was founded.
It was a base of Hannibal for the battle at Zuma in the second Punic war.
During the Third Punic War the city was on Roman site (hm, what a shame). Because of it, the city wasn't destroyed by Romans when Carthage fall.
Other names of Sousse:
Colonia Concordia Ulpia Trajana Augusta Frugifera Hadrumetina (Roman name)
Arabs call the city Susa or 'The Pearl of the Sahel'.
Sousse is the French name of the city.
Medina of Sousse is on UNESCO World heritage list.
Kasbah ( the citadel ) is located on the top of the hill, on the south side of the Medina. It is of an irregular shape... more travel advice
Most likely if you are on vacation in Sousse your hotel will be in Port El Kantaoui. Or at least, I recommend you a... more travel advice
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