Simien Mountains

“Massive erosion over the years on the Ethiopian plateau has created one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world, with jagged mountain peaks, deep valleys and sharp

Debre Birhan Selassie Church in Gondar

“Debre Birhan Selassie Church is an ancient and very famous ethiopian orthodox church inside which exceptional paintings have been created between 1815 and 1825.” More on Wikipedia. Visit

Fortress of Fasil Ghebbi in Gondar

“In the 16th and 17th centuries, the fortress-city of Fasil Ghebbi was the residence of the Ethiopian emperor Fasilides and his successors. Surrounded by a 900-m-long wall, the

Rock-hewn churches of Tigray

“Many monolithic or rock-hewn churches are found near Wukro in the Tigray province of Ethiopia. These churches are made from a single block of stone. Because freestanding rocks

The old walled city of Harar

“The fortified historic town of Harar is located in the eastern part of the country on a plateau with deep gorges surrounded by deserts and savannah. The walls

Stone steles in Tiya

“Tiya is among the most important of the roughly 160 archaeological sites discovered so far in the Soddo region, south of Addis Ababa. The site contains 36 monuments,