Ethiopia

Ethiopia is a country in Africa, situated on the Horn of the continent. It is the largest and most populated country in the region. Ethiopia is one of the world’s oldest countries. Most of its population is Christian and the country posses some of the ancient Christian historical treasures. Ethiopia is a home to landscapes as diverse as deserts, volcanoes and highlands. The architecture is ranging from rock-hewn churches to medieval-style castles. The Ethiopian Calendar is unique and has 13 months. It goes about seven years behind the Gregorian calendar.


Simien Trekking - Ethiopia from a Bird's Eye View 620 , 7 Days

Simien Trekking - Ethiopia from a Bird's Eye View

Fit your backpack on your back and discover the unsuspected world of Ethiopia and the Simien...

Danakil Depression - Dangerous as Hell and Beautiful Like Heaven

Danakil (Dallol) Depression in Ethiopia is one of these places on earth where your common sense...
Round Trip Ethiopia - Antiquity Beyond Imagination 1660 , 13 Days

Round Trip Ethiopia - Antiquity Beyond Imagination

This magnificent ride takes us through one of Africa's most beautiful areas. Old beyond all...
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