Fancy a dip? The 1930s Asmara Piscina will fit the bill. Even if you don't feel like splashing about, it's worth taking a peek inside...
Asmara's strong point are its buildings, rather than its museums, but it's also worth popping your head into the National Museum, west...
Former Governor's Palace
The best place to start exploring is the Former Governor's Palace, which stands majestically at the western end of Harnet Ave. Built in...
This real earthy hang-out is a good place to revive your spirits with a macchiato or an Asmara gin, if you dare!
Blue Nile Bar & Restaurant
One of the best restaurants in town, with both traditional and Western-style food. The servings are voluminous, so bring an empty tum.
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Ease into low gear by sinking a cocktail at this genteel lounge bar. It stays open until midnight, and is a good place to warm up before hitting the clubs.