Tag: ethiopia

እናት ኢትዮጵያ – Mother Ethiopia

እናት ኢትዮጵያ – Mother Ethiopia
December 22, 2010
Addis News

እናት ኢትዮጵያ – Mother Ethiopia – A collection of pictures from Ethiopia by Mahlet Mairegu.

Lost Kingdoms of Africa, Ethiopia

Lost Kingdoms of Africa, Ethiopia
October 25, 2010
Africa/World

Historian Dr Gus Casely-Hayford explores the history of the old African kingdom of Ethiopia.

Africa most desired among young travellers

Africa most desired among young travellers
October 14, 2010
Africa/World

Young people are trendsetters, and new research shows that Africa has become the most desired travel destination for Western youths. The trend bodes well for Africa’s booming travel industry.

Sacred Ethiopia

Sacred Ethiopia
September 7, 2010
Tours & Attractions

In a high valley, with striated mountains stretching upward around it, Lalibela is Ethiopia’s main attraction. As the legend goes, King Lalibela’s mother discovered her infant son covered by a swarm of bees that wouldn’t sting. She took it as a sign he would one day rule and gave him the name Lalibela, meaning “the bees recognize his sovereignty.”

Ancient Africa: Aksum, Ethiopia

Ancient Africa: Aksum, Ethiopia
September 7, 2010
Africa/World

Lalibela may be Ethiopia’s most dramatic attraction, but it’s not its only one. Stephan Faris explores Aksum, the country’s ancient capital.

Ethiopia, A Fascinating Destination

Ethiopia, A Fascinating Destination
August 20, 2010
Tours & Attractions

Ethiopia is unique in many ways! It has its own alphabet, its own calendar, and a landscape that is unparalleled. …More Here

Ethiopia’s Major Tourist Attractions

Ethiopia’s Major Tourist Attractions
August 20, 2010
Tours & Attractions

The natural beauty of Ethiopia amazes the first-time visitor. Ethiopia is a land of rugged mountains (some are over 4000 meters high) broad savannah, lakes and rivers. The unique Rift Valley is a remarkable region of volcanic lakes, with their famous collections of birdlife, great escarpments and stunning vistas.