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Addis ababa Travel Guide  

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Addis Ababa, capital and largest city of Ethiopia, is located at the geographic heart of the nation in the mountainous Shawa Province, at the foot of Mount Entoto.
Addis Ababa, which means "New Flower" in Amharic, was founded in 1896 by Emperor Menelik II, and the city is the last in a succession of capitals of the great Abyssinian empire dating back to the pre-Christian Axum.
Today Addis Ababa is a huge metropolis of 4 million people where modern buildings and wide open boulevards stand side by side with historic churches, palaces and monuments, as well as simple country-style huts.
The city is served by the modern Bole International Airport and it has a railway connection with Djibouti.
Modern Addis Ababa also plays host to many international organizations, including the OAU, the Economic Commission for Africa, and other multi-national bodies, who all have their headquarters here.

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ali yassin
Level 9     1 Trophy    Viaggia: Couple
Overall rating 7
Overall Guide : Addis Ababa is a poor city in the world but the people likes a guest, they are very kind & most of them are religious... etc 56% of a people lives in addis Ababa are Muslim & 39% orthodox 5%... more Other religions but orthodox is governs b/s orthodox is the religion of the government.
haile
Overall rating 7
Overall Guide : Addis Ababa is a very nice city to be visited from each corner of the glob in any season a place where you can find " thirteen months of sunshine" You will enjoy it in every aspect modern entertainment up... more to historical visit including the chance of looking the origin of man kind "LUCY"
Not to be missed Intoto hill , 7D film at Edna Mal , The National Museum of Ethiopia
TESHOME
Overall rating 10
Overall Guide : Addis ababa is the largest,the most beautiful capital city of Ethiopia with its large working people. We Ethiopians are lucky to have beautiful natural resources, landscape and interesting historical remains. Generally I have no words to express all the beauty... more of Ethiopia.
Not to be missed Lalibela " Roha the Wonderful" , Southern Ethiopia , addis ababa bole international airport
brian
Overall rating 6
Overall Guide : Addis is really good, beautiful good heart friendly people. Always ready to help you in any way they can. Town: everyone just has to visit .i wish to come back. Rich in tradition. Simple people. To me they are developed... more people because they have not lost their culture.
Not to be missed The National Museum of Ethiopia , Holy trinity Catedral church , Semein Mountain Biking
biscusisay
Overall rating 7
Overall Guide : Addis Abeba is a comfortable place for local people and foreign pepople so if u want visit Addis in anytime because Addis has many attractive places like different cofortable hotels and museums. So came to Addis and see this places.
lema
Level 9     1 Trophy    Viaggia: Couple
Overall rating 10
Overall Guide : Addis Ababa is a very intersting city which counted more than more than one hundred years. It also shows an expected immediate grow. The weather is confortable for anybody who comes to Addis Ababa; the people also have a greatly... more appreciable culture how they give respect for guests.
Not to be missed Ras Dashin Mountain , Lalibela " Roha the Wonderful" , Semein Mountain Biking
gash asne
Overall rating 9
Overall Guide : Must visit .. the people .. the new developments .. the culture .. the weather .. places you can go .. the security ... international community in abundance .. being the hub of Africa ... the pride and honor
Milli
Level 15     2 Trophy    Viaggia: Couple, Friends, Solo, Family
Overall rating 8
Overall Guide : Addis Ababa is the capital city of Ethiopia and the seat of African Union. Addis Ababa is suitable to whom want to live. the total population is about 4000000. There are museum and monuments and churches to visit
Not to be missed Holy trinity Catedral church , Ethnological museum , The National Museum of Ethiopia
Helina
Level 9     1 Trophy   
Overall rating 9
Overall Guide : Life in Addis is hard but enjoyable. The budget & the goods do not match, however any type of individual with different life status can peacefully live in Addis. That makes Addis a favourable place to live & invest.
Not to be missed Adventure , Cultural and music shows , cultural food
Miki
Level 14     2 Trophy    Viaggia: Couple, Friends, Solo, Family
Overall rating 7
Overall Guide : I recently moved into Addis from another regional town. Obviously, in addition to being the country's capital, Addis is the center of culture, business, etc. You can't think of anywhere better to live in Ethiopia.
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