Examples from the Web for kairouan
From Tunis a day's journey by train would bring her to Kairouan.The Call of the Blood|Robert Smythe Hichens
Beside him, there is a little table of Kairouan, blue and gold.Atlantida|Pierre Benoit
Kairouan became the capital of what is now Tunisia in the ninth century, and Tunis itself was its servitor.
The line from Sousse to Kairouan is still open to regular traffic.
In other words, Europeans are forbidden to enter any of the Tunisian mosques save those at Kairouan.