Eritrea Quick Travel Guide
With a travel rating of 20%, Eritrea, put simply, just doesn't get much respect as a travel destination. The fact of the matter is that Eritrea is quite an interesting place when you consider such destinations as the Dahlak Archipelago National Park, where you can visit one the oldest pearl fisheries in the world - not to mention dive and snorkel in the warm waters of the Red Sea. But if you're looking for a real challenge, visit the Dankalia Wasteland, where you can trek through a landscape that initially seems harsh and barren, but transforms itself with the dusk, when the fading light brings out a range of colors that you have to see to believe. The country also offers a surprising array of archeological sites such as Metera, where you can explore the remnants of kingdoms long since reclaimed by time. Eritrea may be in a holding pattern for PlanetHoppers!, but all it will take is for are a few intrepid individuals willing to take a chance on this country and spread some good words...
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PlanetHop! Travel Rating
Admire one of nature's greatest treasures when you go to Eritrea's Dahlak Marine National Park in an archipelago that is home to one of the world's most enduring pearl fisheries. Located some 20 km (12.4 miles) off of Eritrea's....
|Coordinates:||15 00 N, 39 00 E|
|Main Languages:||Tigrinya, Arabic, English|
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- Location: Eritrea