Ararat Hotel

Address: Dessie Road, Addis Ababa, 1000-155, Ethiopia | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Dessie Road, Addis Ababa, is near Churches of Lalibela, Church of St George, and Derg Monument.
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    Travel Blogs from Addis Ababa

    Hello Ethiopia

    A travel blog entry by brittanylegg on Dec 28, 2014

    ... and African countries! To pass the layover time, I listened to their conversations in the various languages and tried to figure out if any of them might be a part of my program. That didn't really work though since I had no idea what they were saying. Other than that the layover time was pretty uneventful. except when one man asked if I was Swedish, which I thought was a pretty interesting guess! The new ...

    23rd October 2014

    A travel blog entry by susierich on Oct 23, 2014

    3 photos

    ... have an impact on a high profile engagement. The Ethiopians are very proud and very willing to show off their capabilities. The main hurdle will be getting them playing 'western' style music. They played Ethiopian music to us and played well but struggled slightly with more traditional British marches. It is their plan to emulate the British style hence the reason for our visit. I think it will be a rewarding couple of ...

    End of the first journey.....beginning the next...

    A travel blog entry by izzieoost on May 05, 2014

    5 photos

    ... I really love how friendly people are, good conversations can be had as human beings.

    When I took my flight in to Mekelle it was foggy, unclear however today was optimum weather to see the incredible landscape. The land is like a mosaic made up of different shape fields, seeds have been sewn waiting for the rain, shades of Brown, beige and yellow with vast flat land to mountainous terrain,

    There are ripples and patterns ...

    The City at Street Level

    A travel blog entry by latitudeproblem on Apr 11, 2014

    ... and big concrete tubes lined the track either side, above head an overpass was being built. I saw two men clinging to a tiny sliver of shade trying to sleep in the 20 degree heat fully clothed.

    At one point when we stopped to pick up more people a blind man in tatty robes came and put his hand on my leg with his palm pointing upwards. I wasn't about to get my wallet out in front of everyone, but it did ...

    Home Away from Home

    A travel blog entry by braindoc21 on Feb 17, 2014

    7 comments, 7 photos

    ... it was where I stayed for 3 months ago and I have fond memories living here. By Ethiopian standards it was large – a full 1 bedroom apartment. It had all the basic essentials. A toilet (less than 5% of households has one of these in Addis so indeed I felt privileged). A kitchen with a stove and small fridge. It was in the hospital compound so I felt safe. Any time of day or night the residents knew where to find me and would come ...