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Hello,
I like to travel from Ethiopia, in July, with my car,who has an Ethiopian 3 plate to Nairobi.
Does the Ethiopian road authorities allow me to drive out of the country with this car ?
Which drive licence is required in Kenya? I have an European one and an Ethiopian one.
How to insure my car in Kenya ?
thanks,

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Hi people, this monday I will fly to addis addiba, stay there for one day and than travel to the bale national park. I will hike around there for a week and and than travel to simien mountains. Here, i also will hike around for a week.
When there is time left i will visit danakil. The 30th of may i will fly back.

If anyone is interested in joining let me know.
Any tips or recommandations are also welcome.

That leaves me with two questions:
1. Should i bring my own camping gear? Not a big fan of…

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We will be in Ethiopia the first week of October through the third week of November and would like to find another couple people to share Danakil expenses. Ideally we'd prefer to do this right at the beginning of the trip or towards the end, but we're flexible. We'd also rather travel as a small group than join a lot of people.

We're a middle age couple and are very experienced travelers. We're primarily interested in natural history, but obviously culture and food are priorities in…

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Hi - At the end of July I am planning to cross into Ethiopia from Kenya at Moyale. Can anyone help me or point me in the direction of good border information?

I am due to be arriving on a Friday which I know is the Muslim holy day - is the border likely to be open as normal (which I understand is until 6pm)? Also as I have not crossed this border can anyone help with the procedures? I will have an Ethiopian visa am travelling by motorcycle and have a carnet (although I understand this is not…

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We are wondering how easy it is to just get a driver once we arrive in Ethiopia vs. booking one through a company like ETT or Imagine Travel ahead of time. We've traveled to many countries before independently and have always just found a driver upon arrival but since this trip involves a company for our Danakil portion we wondered if it is best to just have them arrange a driver for us for the entire trip. Here is our trip overview:

Arrive in Addis (after 2 weeks in Namibia), 1 night in Addis

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I am hoping to spend 10 days in Ethiopia in 3 weeks time. I want to take internal flights to save time but they look expensive. Can anyone tell me if they are still cheaper to buy once in Ethiopia? We plan to fly into the country with Ethiopian airlines. Does this still make internal flights cheaper? Many thanks!

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Hello,
I'll be travelling to Malawi from the UK during June by Ethiopian Airlines and I have a layover at the ADD airport. Is it mandatory to get a yellow fever jab even though I won't be going out of the airport into the city?

Please help me out!

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I'm confused- Lonely Planet and Bradt have conflicting information about peak travel seasons for Ethiopia. LP says 'High Season is January to March, Low Season is April to September, and Shoulder Season is October to December.' Bradt says "Mid-October to January... is the peak tourist season."

I'm planning four or five weeks in Ethiopia for any time later this year, preferably from around September through December. In addition to the cultural stuff we're interested in flora and fauna…

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Ciao,
I am planning 2 weeks in Ethiopia mid august. So far I am planning to head north, (Lalibela, Tigray, Danikil, Erta Ale).
Do you know if temperatures and climate are on average ok in that period to make a 4x4 ride or the heat is just unbearable? (to me unberable is > 40 Celsius temperature and 80% humidity)

thank you!

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The KEAL ceremony of Bodi tribe will be next May or June if anyone interested can join me to see this fattening of young boys ceremony and can share coasts. you can see more details in the link below
https://opentoethiopia.wordpress.com/2014/07/08/bodi-tribe-when-the-big-is-beautiful/
or www.openethiopia.com
cheers
F