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Cimitero Italiano Di Asmara

Beirut Street, Asmara, Eritrea
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War Hero Memorial

This is a war hero memorial. Some of them had lost their lives quite young. Upkeep could had been... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
vivek772015
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New Delhi, India
worth a stop

Amazing old graves at this Italian cemetery. Some with marble angels and elaborate sculptures... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
michael c
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Stockholm, Sweden
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
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4 Apr 2018
“War Hero Memorial”
8 Sep 2017
“worth a stop”
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Beirut Street, Asmara, Eritrea
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is a war hero memorial. Some of them had lost their lives quite young. Upkeep could had been slightly better.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Amazing old graves at this Italian cemetery. Some with marble angels and elaborate sculptures. Really worth a stop

2  Thank michael c
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is the site for travelers not for tourists. The cemetery (there is no just italian "section") shows the presence of various ethnic groups (italian, greek, jewish...) in eritrean past . The perfect place to understand the eritrean history. Do not avoid it !

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Reviewed 20 December 2015

This is not a usual tourist site but the historic Italian cemetery is really a must for anyone who wants to understand the lasting importance of the Italian presence in East Africa. The tombstones and crypts are magnificent and the cemetery also contains numerous Italian...More

Thank skink
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