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Constantine is a city to explore in 2018, USA Today says

Constantine has been included in a list of world cities "off-the radar" to explore in 2018, established by the USA Today newspaper.

"Built on and around mountains, this former Roman outpost is often called the city of bridges because of its many ravine-crossing spans.

To set up its list, the USA Today relied on the experience of explorer Sal Lavallo, one of the youngest Americans to have visited the 193 UN member states.

"There are lots of viewing platforms and the views are stunning," Lavallo says. "It's a combination of Northern African and Berber culture, and French. He says about Constantine