October 2, 2018

The Rift Valley

The Rift Valley is a chain of seven lakes – each with its own distinct feel.  The passage includes wonderful lakes, hot springs, and lots of […]
October 2, 2018

Lalibela

Lalibela pretty much blows the mind of everyone who visits.  This medieval settlement was designed to be a kind of second Jerusalem and modern day inhabitants […]
October 2, 2018

Harar

This holy, historic and walled city is a mesmerizing web of narrow alleyways. Built in the early 16th century, it’s the oldest Islamic city in Africa. […]
October 2, 2018

Babile Elephant Sanctuary

Only about 1,000 elephants remain in Ethiopia, and by far the largest and most visible herd lives in the Babile Elephant Sanctuary. A short drive from […]
October 2, 2018

Addis Ababa

Though Addis Ababa is a large city complete with traffic and urban sprawl, cars still have to make way for shepherds herding their flocks across the […]
October 2, 2018

Gondar

The 18th century of Ethiopia was Gondar, where then Emperor Fasiladas built his fairy tale castles. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is now a wonderful museum […]