Welcome to Eritrea

This former Italian colony is in East Africa, between Djibouti, Sudan and Ethiopia, bordering the Red Sea. It is one of the countries in the Horn of Africa. It is a multi-ethnic country with influences from Abyssinia, Mediterranean and Arab cultures.

The country has a diverse landscape that include mountains, the western lowlands and, a coastal desert plain with beaches, reefs and archipelagos.

In addition to the dramatic scenery visitors can enjoy historic buildings, including well preserved Italian colonial architecture.