National Hotel

Menelik II Avenue, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Addis Ababa

Doing more stupid things.

A travel blog entry by kyley on Jul 26, 2014

1 comment

... to deal with (a van would pull up and everyone would just cram into it, whoever pushed the hardest getting to take the bus) so I started walking to Meskel Square.

I didn't have a map which was probably stupid, but I had a general idea of which direction I wanted to go in and I figured I could ask directions along the way.

A lot of the major roads in Addis are under construction and are muddy and hard to walk in, especially in flip flops ...

THE (FINAL) ADVENTURE BEGINS!

A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus on Jun 20, 2014

... like Messi and Christiano Ronaldo with great expression, though he only used his arms and face. He danced, shaking his shoulders and putting his hands in front of him as if her were about to do a dive.
-----A member of the Guragi tribe, he drove me through one of the lushest and greenest countries I'd ever seen. Wild plants and trees resembled banana trees. The Guragi people populated this land with dark gray huts, wearing tall beehive ...

Back in the Big Smoke

A travel blog entry by latitudeproblem on Apr 23, 2014

... s nothing to do with me and my social skills necessarily but the warm and open nature of the majority of people here. Every ten minutes or so another drink arrived in front of me and then a plate of food to share, then more flowing conversation. Although I accepted that the activity of drinking is no cultural revelation to me, the act of drinking as a lone European surrounded by at least twenty chatterbox Ethiopians definitely fits my travel remit.

The little ...

Mayhem on the streets

A travel blog entry by braindoc21 on Feb 25, 2014

1 comment, 7 photos

... bench seats probably from the 70’s.
Their exhaust fumes are a close second to the buses but there are way more
of them so I think they make up a bigger chunk of the pollution problem
here. Technically they should seat
12 people safely, but when you squeeze 3 people per bench instead of 2 and use
a handmade stool or two for extra seating you can really pack them in. Earlier this week I counted a total of
19 people ...

Addis, Bus Travel, Malibu Storks and Lake Storms.

A travel blog entry by rupertcdean on Feb 01, 2014

4 photos

... some stunningly high waves changed that. As we spotted the Hippos the rain came, and we had to do a quick u-turn without any reasonable viewing opportunities. We bobbed and wobbled back to lakeside as the waves broke over the side. The boat man handed out life jackets - which was not so reassuring having been told about the size of the resident crocs. Nevertheless we made it back easily enough with plenty of smiles and yet again I had been ...

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This hotel, located on Menelik II Avenue, Addis Ababa, is near Churches of Lalibela, Church of St George, and Derg Monument.
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