Asmara

The capital of Asmara is a vibrant mix of Italian and African architecture and culture. It is by far the biggest and most important city of Eritrea and not just the administration center of the country but also the cultural center and the place where every tourist will arrive to the country.
Photo: charlesfred, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Building in Asmara, capital city of , is a Futurist-style service station completed in 1938 and designed by the engineer Giuseppe Pettazzi. Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Movie theater
The is an Art Deco-style cinema in Asmara, the capital of . Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The National Museum of Eritrea is a national museum in Asmara, . Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Movie theater
Asmara Theatre, also known as Asmara Opera, is a theatre in Asmara, . Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Asmara

Latitude
15.339° or 15° 20' 20.3" north
Longitude
38.9327° or 38° 55' 57.6" east
Open Location Code
7G7W8WQM+H3
Population
579,000
IATA airport code
ASM
United Nations Location Code
ER ASM
Elevation
2,334 metres (7,657 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5621920820
Geo­Names ID
343300
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Asmara
  • Adyghe; Adygei: Асмэра
  • Afrikaans: Asmara
  • Akan: Asmara
  • Albanian: Asmara
  • Amharic: አስመራ
  • Arabic: Asmara
  • Arabic: أسمرة
  • Aragonese: Asmara
  • Armenian: Ասմարա
  • Asturian; Bable: Asmara
  • Avaric: Asmara
  • Azerbaijani: Əsməra
  • Basque: Asmara
  • Bavarian: Asmara
  • Belarusian: Асмара
  • Belarusian: Асмэра
  • Bengali: আসমারা
  • Bosnian: Asmara
  • Breton: Asmara
  • Bulgarian: Асмара
  • Catalan: Asmara
  • Cebuano: Asmara
  • Central Bicolano: Asmara
  • Central Kurdish: ئاسمارا
  • Central Kurdish: ئەسمەرە
  • Chechen: Асмэра
  • Chinese: Asmara
  • Chinese: 阿斯馬拉
  • Chinese: 阿斯马拉
  • Church Slavic: Асмєра
  • Cornish: Asmara
  • Corsican: Asmara
  • Croatian: Asmera
  • Czech: Asmara
  • Danish: Asmara
  • Dimli: Asmara
  • Dutch: Asmara
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: اسمره
  • English: Asmera
  • Esperanto: Asmaro
  • Esperanto: Asmero
  • Estonian: Asmara
  • Extremaduran: Asmara
  • Fijian Hindustani: Asmara
  • Finnish: Asmara
  • Franco-Provençal: Asmara
  • French: Asmara
  • French: Asmera
  • Frisian: Asmara
  • Friulian: Asmara
  • Gaelic (Scots): Asmara
  • Gallegan: Asmara
  • Georgian: ასმერა
  • German: Asmara
  • Greek: Ασμάρα
  • Gujarati: અસ્મારા
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Asmara
  • Hakka Chinese: Asmara
  • Hausa: Asmara
  • Hebrew: אסמרה
  • Hindi: अस्मारा
  • Hungarian: Aszmara
  • Icelandic: Asmara
  • Ido: Asmara
  • Inari Sami: Asmara
  • Indonesian: Asmara
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Asmara
  • Interlingue: Asmara
  • Irish: Asmara
  • Italian: Asmara
  • Italian: Asmera
  • Italian: L'Asmara
  • Japanese: アスマラ
  • Javanese: Asmara
  • Kabiyé: Asɩmara
  • Kabyle: Asmara
  • Kannada: ಅಸ್ಮಾರಾ
  • Kazakh: Асмэра
  • Kinyarwanda: Asmara
  • Kirghiz: Асмара
  • Kongo: Asmara
  • Korean: 아스마라
  • Kurdish: Asmara
  • Latin: Asmara
  • Latvian: Asmera
  • Letzeburgesch: Asmara
  • Ligurian: Asmara
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Asmara
  • Lithuanian: Asmara
  • Livvi: Asmera
  • Lombard: Asmara
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Asmara
  • Macedo Romanian: Asmara
  • Macedonian: Асмара
  • Malagasy: Asmara
  • Malay (generic): Asmara
  • Malayalam: അസ്മാറ
  • Marathi: अस्मारा
  • Min Dong Chinese: Asmara
  • Min Nan Chinese: Asmara
  • Minangkabau: Asmara
  • Mingrelian: ასმერა
  • Mongolian: Асмара
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: أسمارا
  • Narom: Asmara
  • Neapolitan: Asmara
  • Northern Frisian: Asmara
  • Norwegian: Asmara
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Asmara
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Asmara
  • Novial: Asmara
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Asmara
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Асмэрæ
  • Panjabi: ਅਸਮਾਰਾ
  • Papiamento: Asmara
  • Persian: اسمره
  • Picard: Asmara
  • Piemontese: Asmara
  • Polish: Asmara
  • Portuguese: Asmara
  • Pushto: اسمره
  • Quechua: Asmara
  • Raeto-Romance: Asmara
  • Romanian: Asmara
  • Russian: Асмэра
  • Sardinian: Asmara
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Asmara
  • Scots: Asmara
  • Serbian: Asmara
  • Serbian: Асмара
  • Serbo-Croatian: Asmara
  • Shona: Asmara
  • Sicilian: Asmara
  • Sinhalese: අස්මාරා
  • Slovak: Asmara
  • Slovenian: Asmara
  • Somali: Asmara
  • Sorbian, Upper: Asmara
  • Sorbian, Upper: Asmera
  • South Azerbaijani: اسمره
  • Spanish: Asmara
  • Swahili (generic): Asmara
  • Swedish: Asmara
  • Tagalog: Asmara
  • Tajik: Асмэра
  • Tamil: அஸ்மாரா
  • Telugu: అస్మారా
  • Thai: แอสมารา
  • Tibetan: ཨཱ་སི་མི་ར།
  • Tigrinya: Asmera
  • Tigrinya: ኣስመራ
  • Turkish: Asmara
  • Turkmen: Asmera
  • Udmurt: Асмэра
  • Ukrainian: Асмара
  • Ukrainian: Асмера
  • Urdu: اسمارا
  • Uzbek: Asmera
  • Venetian: Asmara
  • Veps: Asmar
  • Vietnamese: Asmara
  • Vlaams: Asmara
  • Volapük: Asmara
  • Walloon: Asmara
  • Waray (Philippines): Asmara
  • Welsh: Asmara
  • Western Mari: Асмэра
  • Western Panjabi: اسمارا
  • Wolof: Asmara
  • Wu Chinese: 阿斯马拉
  • Yoruba: Asmara
  • Yue Chinese: 阿斯馬拉
  • Zulu: Asmara
  • Asmara, Eritrea
  • ኣስመራ Asmara أسمرة

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