The modern resort town of Sousse, popular among Europeans, is the place where nearly 3,000 years ago, Phoenician colony located Gadretum Sometimes it is called the Pearl of the Sahel (the central part of the eastern coastline of Tunisia). Sousse valued for its beautiful beaches. In the city, from the VII century. BC Muslims belonging to Arabs, many wonderful attractions such as the Great Mosque of the IX. Medina (old town) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.