Dahlak Sea Touring
If you want to go on a fishing trip, you can hire a boat and a captain and set off. A half-day's rental of a small boat in the Bay of...
In a square beyond the Banco is a rare example of a Turkish house with a domed roof, now partially restored.
Passing through the Piazza degli Incendi, notice the small group of coral-block houses with finely detailed façades on your right. Then...
Don't come to Massawa to wallow in revelry but if you want to find a dance partner head to this hotel. It has an airy roof terrace as...
This used to be the best place for Italian food on Massawa Island but these days the Eritrea has seemingly lost much of its appeal, with...
Hotel Savoiya information
Lonely Planet review
Even if many buildings on Massawa Island are in a very bad shape, they boast a dilapidated charm that is uniquely unforgettable. Start your exploration with a cup of coffee and delve into the maze of little streets. Fear not, you're never lost for long.
As you come over the causeway from Taulud Island, a broad sweep of white, arcaded palazzi (palaces) stretches out before you. On the corner, opposite the transport office, you'll see the Hotel Savoiya with its long gallery.