Enda Mariam Orthodox Cathedral
The Enda Mariam Orthodox Cathedral, to the east, was built in 1938 and is a curious blend of Italian and Eritrean architecture. Its...
Thread your way back from the Medebar Market to the south until you reach the Great Mosque. Completed in 1938, this grand complex...
North of Harnet Ave, the sprawling Central Market is one of Asmara's major attractions. The best time to visit is early on Saturday...
Almost next door to Cinema Impero, this is another endearing café with a more traditional feel. Perfect for a coffee during passeggiata .
Sun Pizza & Fast Food
Nancy, the English-speaking owner, prepares excellent pasta dishes and scrumptious pizzas. And all this within a warm setting that...
Qelhamet St · interesting places nearby
Medebar Market information
Duck up northeast to soak up the atmosphere of the Medebar Market. No doubt you'll be awestruck the minute you enter this mind-boggling place. It is like an open-air workshop where absolutely everything is recycled: old tyres are made into sandals, corrugated iron is flattened and made into metal buckets, and olive tins from Italy are made into coffeepots and tiny scoopers.