Xanana Cultural Centre
From children covered in seaweed to serious boatmen reading the weather conditions opposite the grand Palácio do Governo (Government...
Palacio de Govierno
The Palacio de Govierno dominates the centre of town.
This museum commemorates the 24-year struggle against the Indonesians. The story of Falintil’s resistance is brought to life with a...
Darn authentic Turkish fare, including delicious kebabs, velvety hummus and perfect baklava.
Xanana Cultural Centre information
Lonely Planet review
This complex houses loads of memorabilia from Xanana Gusmão, and there is a library, free internet cafe, bookshop and exhibition. Artwork on display includes those Xanana Gusmão painted while imprisoned in Jakarta.