Fri 12 Jun 2015 21:13
The latter pix show some of the ruins of Cathage with Tunis city in the background. The history from the time of the Phoenicians establishing the city in 814BC, to becoming the capital of the Punic empire, through to the Punic wars resulting in the Romans razing it to the ground in 146BC. Subsequently the Romans returned from 122BC and rebuilt the city.
Source Guidebook: Cathage - History, monuments, Art and our expert Tunisian guide.