Looking for travelling partners in omo valley. Will be there for two days. 29 and 30 April and want to do a tour to Mursi, turmi Hammer and Omorate from Jinka. the prices i have received for the two days are very expensive as I'm a solo traveler and looking for extra travelers to bring down the price.
Hi everybody, I read in Lp Need to know that there is minibuses from Bole Airport to several locations in Addis, but in getting around from airport it only mentions the 40$ taxi. Is it true that there is other ways than this expensive 8 kms trip in taxi? thanks very much buddies!!!
Hi, I'm a lonely traveller and I'm looking for a good guide in Arba Minch. I need to visit remote areas in Omo valley. I need some email of trusted guides.
Hi there I have a question about Transiting through Addis. I am heading to Addis in May and then to Djibouti after that. My return will then bring me back through Addis as i understand that is the only way to fly out from Djibouti. I've been trying to figure out if I need to get a visa to come back through Addis. I won't be planing to leave the airport.
Hi, I am planning to travel to ethiopia this august but I read they have just decared the state of emergency.ntry?Does any one know if it is still save to visit the country?
I will travel alone in Ethiopia next month and I'd like to find people whom to travel with at some points of my trip.
I am especially looking for travelers interested in trekking in the Simien Mountains around May 15th.
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Hey guys. I wanted to share what could be a useful resource for those wanting to hike in the simien mountains SOLO, the cheapest way possible. I've made a post outlining the specifics and how to avoid the notorious "transportation mafia"
My friends and I have 8 days of holiday in August and we’d like to go to Ethiopia. I have read some very useful points on the forum about weather at this time. Our questions are i) where would you recommend we go? We’d like to do a (roughly) 3 day trip somewhere out from Addis. We don’t wish to spend days on the road or take internal flights. We were thinking the lakes of the rift valley to see flamingos? ii) Any good recommendations of where to hire a car and driver? iii) restaurants…
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A couple of minor changes over the last couple of months as far as transportation goes. One would take a Tuk-Tuk from city centre of Jijiga towards Tog Wajale to the newly installed bus station at Manara (ETB5 & 10 mins). Then, take a bus to Ethiopian Tog Wajale (ETB30 & 2.5 hours). The bus drops you off slightly out of town and most of the passengers walk towards and along main road. Follow them and you are already about to cross the…
I am heading to Ethiopia in June. I want to do the Northern Circuit by bus. Before everybody recommends flying instead (I know about the discount with Ethiopian Airlines) - I want to know if anybody has done the circuit by bus recently. A lot of the relevant forums I find are 3+ years old and outdated.
My one major concern is the road between Gonder/Debark to Shire. I understand it was being reconstructed a few years ago so hopefully somebody has recently travelled this route and can…