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Can industrial Tunisian city get place on tourist trail?

29 November 2013 Last updated at 14:01 GMT

Tunisia's tourist industry is having a tough time, but some places still believe the sector can provide opportunities.

They include Tunisia's second city, Sfax, which is better known for industry than beauty.

But can plans to turn the run-down and gritty medina into an attraction really work?

Simon Atkinson reports.

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