Addis Ababa

Places to visit in Addis Ababa

Places to visit in Addis Ababa
August 10, 2010
Tours & Attractions

Addis Ababa is the diplomatic capital of Africa. It is quite a busy city. There are many tourist interest spots in the city which you can enjoy. Here are some of the top “must-see” places. It is by far not comprehensive. There is a lot more to see in Ethiopia.

F U S I O N S in Wining, Dining

F U S I O N S  in Wining, Dining
July 23, 2010
Dining

The well-travelled Fasil Mengistu brings an international level of wining and dining not seen elsewhere in Addis Abeba. His signature culinary style is one of fusion, which incorporates Ethiopian cuisine with those of more than a half dozen other countries. His inspiration and philosophy are what really set him apart from other restaurants in the metropolis as well as many other cities the world over, writes HANS LARSON, SPECIAL TO FORTUNE.

Harmony Hotel

Harmony Hotel
July 23, 2010
Where to stay

Opend in December 2008, Harmony Hotel represents an initial investment of over US$10 million and brings it to the forefront …More Here

Hilton Addis Ababa

Hilton Addis Ababa
July 22, 2010
Where to stay

  Cool off in the thermal swimming pool surrounded by thatched huts at the central Hilton Addis Ababa hotel. Play …More Here

Sheraton Addis

Sheraton Addis
July 22, 2010
Where to stay

Sheraton Addis is a sanctuary of Ethiopian grandeur, where a landscape of vibrant greens and colorful wildflowers meets the African …More Here

Jupiter Hotel Shines at Night

Jupiter Hotel Shines at Night
July 13, 2010
Addis Nightlife

There are many joints in Addis Abeba to experience jazz. Jupiter International Hotel next to the ECA is one such place. Its comfortable lounge provides the perfect setting to unwind from a stressful day at work, and Thursday night is the night to be there with the “Four Stars Band” providing the entertainment.

Feasting on Foreign Fare

Feasting on Foreign Fare
July 13, 2010
Dining

The beautifully appointed Kuriftu Diplomat Restaurant opened on the fifth floor of the Boston Partners Building on Africa Avenue (Bole Road) on Thursday, July 1, 2010.

Getting Around

Getting Around
July 13, 2010
Tours & Attractions

Addis Ababa does not have a metro railway service. However,the following means of transportation are available. Bus If you want …More Here

Addis Ababa is home to 4 million people

Addis Ababa is home to 4 million people
July 12, 2010
Tours & Attractions

Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia is founded by Atse(King) Menelik. This thriving city is a home to 4 million people.

Merkato Incomplete

Merkato Incomplete
July 12, 2010
Shopping

Merkato’s unique flavour and experience is changing from one of chaos and competition to one of order and convenience – at least that is what some people seem to be driving at. Girma Feyissa, takes a walk down Merkato’s memory lane to the days of its inception, following the relocation of the old market.