Ill be spending 23 hours in Addis and is looking to get as much as possible out of it. I'm interested in nature and landscape (and photographing) and was therefore wondering if anyone has any recommendations for "musts" that are reachable from Addis in a few hours?
I'm flying to Another big African city afterwards so I don't feel that I need to experience Addis as a city this time.
I'm really greatful for any help I can get.
we just got back from 9 day journey into the one of the last unique frontier-The fascinating Omo Valley.
The Omo Valley is cohabited by a colorful mix of ethnic groups ,a wide variety of people.
we started from Addis Abba there we meet Mamaru ( email@example.com ) that the time before was is contact with us .
From Addis we went to Arba Minch in a paradise Lodge with the view of heaven-it was wow!
Then to konso , key Aferthe market you can see a mix of the tribes- colors, smells, clothes...
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My friends are going to be in Harar for a week in December and hoping to visit the elephant Sanctuary outside of Harar. I was wondering if anyone has been there yet and has any advice on how to get there.
Very useful post on TA for anyone wanting to spend a day in Addis. eg on transit between flights
I promise a detailed review of my previous travel to Ethiopia but today I just want to put forth what I have learned about the country.
I have made a lot of friends in Ethiopia during my travel and was worried when I heard of all the disturbing news. Since early August I have been in regular contact with friends concerned about their wellbeing. Right now I am only concerned about the livelihood of all the nice people I met along the way.
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Following reports that it is difficult to get an Ethiopian visa in Nairobi if you are not a Kenyan resident, we wanted to share our recent experience (last week). It is not that difficult, just a bit cumbersome. We thought it would be a lot worse in light of the recent protests in the country.
This is the procedure, if you intend to travel by land or fly directly to a city other than Addis Ababa: (if you fly to Addis Ababa, many nationalities can get one on arrival)
1. Get an…