Muleeaage & Medhu Ziyaarath
Across the road from the Old Friday Mosque is Muleeaage , built as a palace in the early 20th century. The sultan was deposed before he...
Old Friday Mosque
Hukuru Miskiiy is the oldest mosque in the country, dating from 1656. It’s a beautiful structure made from coral stone into which...
National Art Gallery
The Museum Building in one corner of Sultan’s Park houses the National Library, various cultural centres from countries around the world...
The Thai food here is decent and authentic, though the best reason to visit is for the thrice-weekly buffet (R140 per person), where you...
Lonely Planet review
Definitely the sleekest eating option in the capital, this large restaurant has the feel of a boutique hotel, decked out all in dark wood and cream furnishings. The menu is just as fabulous – choose from Black Angus filet steak, coconut chilli crab and baked mussels, for example – all served up on an attractive outdoor terrace or in one of two dining rooms.