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fascinating cemetery, worth the trip

I love traveling and visiting cemeteries (I even made an instagram account about it hahahah) so... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Gabriella M
Great tombs

Well worth a look Great tombs Out from city about 2 Kms Nice peaceful area Near tank graveyard... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
samboDublin
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Tralee, Ireland
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10 Oct 2018
“fascinating cemetery, worth the trip”
8 Jul 2018
“Great tombs”
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

I love traveling and visiting cemeteries (I even made an instagram account about it hahahah) so this was a must-see place on my list.

Thank Gabriella M
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Well worth a look Great tombs Out from city about 2 Kms Nice peaceful area Near tank graveyard Eritrea is great to visit Very safe

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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

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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 !

2  Thank Alen B
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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