Haji Yakoub Mosque and Medressa
With its crescent-topped minaret and burnished golden dome, the Haji Yakoub mosque and medressa, just west of the Hotel Avesto, is one...
Writers’ Union Building
Tajikistan’s Persian past is invoked in the facade of the Writers’ Union Building. It’s adorned like a medieval cathedral with saintly,...
Lahuti Drama Theatre
There are Tajik plays at the Lahuti Drama Theatre.
The self-proclaimed 'gateway of Indo-Fusion cuisine' offers popular Friday night buffets. The food is more 'fusion' than Indian but it's...
Lonely Planet review
One of the few night-clubs in Dushanbe. Most women in these clubs are prostitutes so solo female travellers should think twice about going alone.