The Medina is lined with sidewalk cafes and palm trees for shade. Tunis is a modern and safe city offering many fine restaurants serving up a unique mixture of Arab and French cuisine. North Africa's best museums are in Tunis. The Bardo is a museum palace and features all the Tunisian treasures found within ancient ruins. Sidi Bou Said is a beautiful coastal village within Tunis, and the railway system can take a person to the Carthage ruins.