Ethiopia Travel Warning | I’ve gotten numerous travelers recently asking me, “Is Ethiopia safe to visit right now?” If you haven’t seen the news, there have been multiple protests resulting in many deaths. It’s grossly exaggerated by the media. But as a local living here, it’s escalating to a point travelers should start paying attention to it. […]
Saturday, September 17, 2016
As much as possible, I try to help answer readers’ questions. Almost everything can be found in my Backpacking Africa for Beginners Book. But since I have a special spot for Ethiopia, I couldn’t help answering this question about what to do on a layover in Addis Ababa. [Question] Hi Valerie, Thanks for all the very […]
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Gondar, Ethiopia protests have many wondering, ‘Is it safe to travel?” I love Ethiopia, travel Ethiopia, & live in Ethiopia. But while avoiding real work, I came across an article posted on Yahoo stating ten killed during protests in Gondar, Ethiopia. It was the first I heard of violence in Gondar, Ethiopia, and unfortunately the […]
Saturday, July 16, 2016
It’s no secret that I’m in love with Ethiopia travel. Maybe it’s because it was my first African country I ever visited. Or because I’ve been living here ever since I finished my big backpacking route across Africa. Or perhaps it’s simply because my boyfriend is Ethiopian so I kind of have to like it. Either way, […]
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Imagine thousands of individuals all sporting the same two colored t-shirt taking over the roads in one of the biggest metropolitan cities in Africa. It’s called the Great Ethiopian Run, and it’s the largest road race in Africa. Started by the native born, Olympic Gold Medalist, Haile Gebreselassie, the run generated over 36,000 participants with thousands […]
Sunday, November 22, 2015
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