10 Interesting Eritrea Facts

Thursday, January 16th 2014. | Countries

Eritrea facts give you information about one of the most adorable countries in African continent. Even though this country is not really famous, you can find out many interesting things in Eritrea. It can be a great destination when people like to explore the African continent. Here are some interesting Eritrea facts:

Eritrea Facts 1: the lowest point

The lowest point in Eritrea is the Denakil Depression. If you decide to visit this area, you will feel hot. It is one of the hottest places in the world.

Eritrea Facts 2: language

The most spoken language in Eritrea is Tigrinya.  I don’t know if this is the only country in the world which does not have any official language.

Eritrea Country

Eritrea Country

Eritrea Facts 3: Asmara

Asmara is a name of a country in Eritrea. People recognize this city as a New Rome or the Italy’s African city. This city has many Italian touches. You need to visit Asmara to prove it.

Eritrea Facts 4: Adulis

Adulis is one of the most ancient cities in Africa. It was established in 600 by the Greeks. Adulis is a port city which offers you with a beautiful beach.



Eritrea Facts 5: Kingdom of Axum

There are many ancient stories that people can find in Eritrea.  In the southern part of Eritrea, you can see the Kingdom of Axum. The stories state that it was established by the Queen of Sheba and The Son of King Solomon.

Eritrea Facts 6: the cradle of earth

Many scientists believe that Eritrea is the cradle of the earth. There are many oldest human fossils founded in the land of Eritrea.

Eritrea facts

Eritrea facts

Eritrea Facts 7: eating

There is no need to wonder if you see that children and adults eat in separate places when you visit the highland of Eritrea. It is a common view in the country. When you descend from the highland, you can see that there are many people eat meals together.

Eritrea Facts 8: People’s Front for Democracy and Justice

People’s Front for Democracy and Justice is the only political party in Eritrea. It is a very rare view to know that this country only has one political party. It seems that it is the only country in the world which has such system.

Eritrea view

Eritrea view

Eritrea Facts 9: reserve island

The entire coastline in this country included in a reserve land. Eritrea is the first country which conducts this allocation.  The Dhalak groups of Islands are not inhabited.  The islands are famous with the pearl production.

Eritrea Facts 10: election

It seems that the government is not ready with election. Even though the planning of election has been scheduled over time, all of them are canceled. Thus, there is no election ever held in Eritrea.

Eritrea Tour

Eritrea Tour

If you like with beaches and tropical humidity, you can visit Eritrea with your family. Enjoy the hospitality of the local people. Are you satisfied with facts about Eritrea?

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