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  • Ile de Djerba - Borj El K'bir - Tunisia
  • Ile de Djerba - Borj El K'bir - Tunisia
  • Ile de Djerba - Borj El K'bir - Tunisia
  • Ile de Djerba - Borj El K'bir - Tunisia
 

Borj El K'bir is a castle constructed in 1432 under the Sultan Abu Faris Al Mutawakkill, it is aslo known as Borj El Ghazi Mustapha. The castle was seat of many who ruled over island of Djerba, Ottomans, Numidians, Arabs, Spaniards and French until 1956 when upon Tunisian independence it became part of Houmt Souk and the capital of Djerba.

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