Hotel Intercontinental

Genconakre Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $182.00

Travel Blogs from Addis Ababa

A Ceremonious Sendoff

A travel blog entry by latitudeproblem


... weighed down by the day's 'pacing myself'.

'I just want to say...turn the music down, turn the music down...I just want to say...I've had a...the volume's that one, no, the dial not the switch...yeah so, I've had a...turn that stupid music down, the dial!'
This ruined my flow slightly but I managed a half speech, unsatisfactory though it was and I was dying to make my point about how much the country meant to me.

I glanced down at ...

The day the lights went out.....

A travel blog entry by braindoc21

... the Black Lion. Instead, 6 foot oxygen tanks are brought in as needed. Apparently someone is not very good and estimating how much oxygen is needed each week. This is third time this trip that cases are delayed for this reason.

Eventually about 11am we have our oxygen and the case is good to go. So we start. Things proceeding well until about 1pm – 2/3 of the way through the case. All of sudden the power goes out in the room. That's OK ...

Addis, Bus Travel, Malibu Storks and Lake Storms.

A travel blog entry by rupertcdean


... cosmopolitan area of Bole Street with all its hustle and bustle is just a few blocks away.

Yeshi was a great host, supplying me with all the necessary information to get myself ready to hit the open road. Bus times, Ethiopian airlines office address, SIM card etc etc. She only had two other guests, Randy a US army man from Florida and Rita his Ethiopian fiancÚ, and they were also immensely friendly.

The mornings with ...

Addis Ababa 1.0

A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen


... a guy named Bisrat who was coordinating it, I had no idea I would be spending the whole day with him being shuttled around like I was in the mob with a different car and driver every time, having constant business meetings and drinking coffees at random hotel lobbies. Eventually he dropped me back at my hotel and agreed to take me to the airport to the next morning at 5:00am to catch my flight to Me’kele and head to the Danakil ...

Reunion Visit

A travel blog entry by rg09


... really sure why it is called the Blue Nile as it is anything but! We tramped to the falls which reminded me of the chocolate waterfall in Willy Wonker's factory!

We did go out on the water and visited a church: the frescoes were outstanding! On the way back we stopped for coffee after learning that the villagers pick the beans from plants on the island and roasting & grinding themselves. So ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Genconakre Street, Addis Ababa, is near Churches of Lalibela, Church of St George, and Derg Monument.
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