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Ferrovia Coloniale Massawa-Asmara

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A fabulous authentic experience

The train from Massawa to Asmara is one of a kind and offers a genuinely authentic experience. If... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2015
FrenchTraveller001
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Paris, France
An Eery but beautiful city!

On our first tour planned for Eritrea, the trip included Asmara and the deserted town of Massawa. I... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2013
Ihab Z
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Eastpointe, Michigan
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22 Dec 2015
“IT COULD BE A JEWEL BUT...”
5 Jan 2015
“A fabulous authentic experience”
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Reviewed December 22, 2015

...it may probably work only on a chartered basis or occasionally on Sunday and only dor a short trip, very far from Massawa. The railway station in Asmara, an old Italian jewel dated 1911, is in terrible shape. But in its decadence it is still...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2015

The train from Massawa to Asmara is one of a kind and offers a genuinely authentic experience. If it runs when you are in Asmara, don't hesitate to try it!

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Reviewed March 5, 2013

On our first tour planned for Eritrea, the trip included Asmara and the deserted town of Massawa. I have to say that despite how destroyed and how ruined the old city is, it had an amazing character. You almost feel you are walking into an...More

4  Thank Ihab Z
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