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Southern Tunisia's famous cave houses 06 Dec 2017

Posted on 06 Dec 2017
Matmata troglodyte village, Tunisia
The Ksour region of southern Tunisia is known for its cave dwellings, including the unique troglodyte houses of Matmata. The Hotel Sidi Driss, in Matmata, features in Star Wars IV A New Hope as Luke Skywalker's house.
Matmata troglodyte village, Tunisia

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The Ksour region of southern Tunisia is known for its cave dwellings, including the unique troglodyte houses of Matmata. The Hotel Sidi Driss, in Matmata, features in Star Wars IV A New Hope as Luke Skywalker's house. 


This article was originally published on March 9, 2016

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