Many thanks to John Grinling for this latest overview of the capital's music scene: Venues and performers might be changed with no warning. It can be useful to check the information available on Internet, especially on Facebook, beforehand Sunday Gebeta / 17h : Hasset Acoustic band Mama’s Kitchen / 17h : Qarya Grooves … Continue reading Live Music in Addis – Sep 2017 update
Simon writes: Notes on recent trip to Ethiopia, with reference to 7th Edition. P92 Camping Gear The guide now refers to several parks with camping sites as the only suitable option and if travelling independently off the beaten track, a tent in a village compound may be a better option than a night in a … Continue reading Omo & Chebera-Churchura, Dec 2016
Greg writes: Chapter 3 - Practical Information In the section "red tape" I suggest specifying that Visas on Arrival are not issued at Dire Dawa airport, notwithstanding daily flights from Djibouti. Tourists arriving from Djibouti must either obtain their visa in advance from the Ethiopian embassy in Djibouti city or fly directly to Bole airport. … Continue reading Detailed July/August 2016 trip report
I've picked up a few typos and the like in the 7th edition, as follows: Addis Ababa map, p 159 - The road erroneously named 'Guest House' is actually New Haya Hulet Road, the name used in the text. p. 177: Olmec head (not: Ormec) Awra Amba p 249 - references to Debre Sina in the … Continue reading 7th edition errata
I'm pleased to announce that the completely updated and overhauled 656-page 7th edition of Bradt Ethiopia can now be bought online, in ebook or printed book format, at http://www.bradtguides.com/ethiopia-3063.html.