In pictures: The churches of Lalibela in Ethiopia – BBC News

BBC News In pictures: The churches of Lalibela in EthiopiaBBC NewsCarved in stone: the extraordinary 12th Century Church of St George at Lalibela. Part of a World Heritage site, it took more... Read more »

The architectural mastery of Ethiopia’s ancient Lalibela and St. Mary of Zion churches — Quartz

Ethiopia is legendary for its medieval, rock-hewn churches, the cruciform and colorful frescoes of which have attracted tourists from across the world. The ancient kingdom of Abyssinia, which we now know as... Read more »

Who is coming to Ethiopia? – Ethiosports

 by Tony Hickey Last year in 2016, according to the latest figures issued by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, tourist arrivals to Ethiopia reached the figure of 868,780. Let’s take another figure... Read more »

Ethiopia’s miraculous underground churches | nazret.com

I have always questioned God’s existence, but in the northern Ethiopian town of Lalibela, I was presented with fairly substantial evidence. Officially Christian since 330AD, Ethiopia claims to be the oldest Christian... Read more »

Why Ethiopia is building a space programme?

The Economist – THE ancient holy town of Lalibela, perched some 2,500 metres above sea-level in Ethiopia’s northern highlands, boasts some of the clearest night skies imaginable. Ethiopian stargazers dream that the... Read more »

Why Ethiopia is building a space programme?

The Economist – THE ancient holy town of Lalibela, perched some 2,500 metres above sea-level in Ethiopia’s northern highlands, boasts some of the clearest night skies imaginable. Ethiopian stargazers dream that the... Read more »

Ethiopia: Adwa: when Oromos fought Italy as Abyssinians

Adwa By Teshome M. Borago  As we celebrate the 121st anniversary of Ethiopia’s victory against Italy at the Battle of Adwa, it is important to put our current polarized politics in perspective.... Read more »

Ethiopians unite to celebrate Christmas at iconic town of Lalibela

Christians in Ethiopia are celebrating Christmas today. The birth of Jesus is a big deal in the Horn of Africa nation which is steep in religious history dating centuries back. The celebration... Read more »

Christmas in Ethiopia: The unique traditions of Ethiopian Christmas – nazret.com

Ethiopian Orthodox bishops and deacons process during Genna (Christmas) in the northern town of Lalibela. CHRIS ROCHE From Selamta (The Magazine of Ethiopian Airlines Jan–Feb 2017) Christmas in Ethiopia, like most other... Read more »

Ethiopia: Unrest Hits Country's Tourism Industry – AllAfrica.com

analysis By Marthe van der Wolf Ethiopia’s tourism sector is suffering. The impact of a year of violent protests and state of emergency has led to a decline in tourists visiting the... Read more »