One of the most recognisable landmarks in the city, the Makam Echahid celebrates the sacrifice of the unknown martyr who fell for his...
The distinctive abstract monolith that dominates the skyline south of the centre is the Martyrs' Monument, opened in 1982 on the 20th...
Notre Dame d'Afrique
One of the city's most famous buildings, this Catholic basilica still celebrates mass at 6pm daily, despite its dwindling flock. Its...
A bustling place for lunch or dinner with a loyal following of students. Pizzas, grills, omelettes, salads and soups are served up in a...
Jardin d'Essai information
Lonely Planet review
These bayside botanical gardens dates to the first years of French occupation and today is a sprawling natural hothouse. It's a place of outstanding beauty; escape from the city among the avenues of palms and stands of exotic trees.