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Historical Attractions

Bahir Dar

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Bahir Dar is the third largest city in Ethiopia, after Addis Ababa and Dire Dawa, and has a population of 201,450. It is the capital… Read More »Bahir Dar


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Until the 16th century, the SolomonicEmperors of Ethiopia usually had no fixed capital town, but instead lived in tents in temporary royal camps as they… Read More »Gonder


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The original capital of the Kingdom of Aksum, it is one of the oldest continuously inhabited places in Africa. Axum was a naval and trading… Read More »Axum


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In a mountainous region in the heart of Ethiopia, some 645 km from Addis Ababa, eleven medieval monolithic churches were carved out of rock. Their… Read More »Lalibela