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From Metlaoui, you can (no, you must!) take the '"Lézard rouge" (Red Lizard). It is the former Bey of Tunisia special luxury train, built in 1900-1920. It has been brought to Metlaoui a few years ago and is now running for tourists on a regular basis from Metlaoui to the phosphate mines of Moulares, on the railroad used to bring out the phosphates, following Oued Seldja and it's breathtaking cliffs.

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  • Written Dec 4, 2004
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