The country’s tourism suffered after 2015 terrorist attacks when 60 people, mostly European tourists, were killed. But after two fairly stable years the industry seems to be recovering. Tunisia’s rich history and diverse natural beauty are bringing them back. Most come for the sand and sea. Tip: Visit Hotel Marhala if you are a Star Wars fan. Some scenes, mostly from Episode IV were shot there. Rooms are dug into the ground, remnants of constructed underground town dating back to the 4th century.