Thread your way back from the Medebar Market to the south until you reach the Great Mosque. Completed in 1938, this grand complex...
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...
Ambling down Harnet Ave you'll soon come across Asmara's most iconic monument, the elaborate, brick-walled Catholic cathedral....
The eye-catching Cinema Impero is made up of three massive windows which combine strong vertical and horizontal elements with 45...
Sun Pizza & Fast Food
Nancy, the English-speaking owner, prepares excellent pasta dishes and scrumptious pizzas. And all this within a warm setting that...
Lonely Planet review
A block south of the Municipality building, the Bowling Alley is one of the few genuine 1950s alleys left in the world. It was probably built for US servicemen when they were manning military bases in the region.