AddisAdvisor writes: BAHIR DAR update. February/March 2019 A few notes from a recent personal visit PLUS information provided by Nati from Manuhie Backpackers Lodge. Accommodation UNISON HOTEL for those who like things big brash and modern this is a new hotel, almost opposite the old Ghion, with a nice restaurant and sensible room prices. We were told … Continue reading Bahir Dar updates (and details of new daily bus to Lalibela)
Lucas writes: First off, thanks for putting together such a wonderful guidebook (Ethiopia 7th edition). It’s one of the best I’ve ever used. I’m writing to share some information based on my just finished 1-month journey through Ethiopia which you may find useful bearing in mind that I haven’t been using the latest edition. Gondar … Continue reading Detailed Jan/Feb 2019 trip report
Fiona writes: My husband and I are in our fifties and just returned from three weeks in Ethiopia. We took 6 flights and covered a lot. Your book was indispensable. I would like to recommend a Simien trekking guide, Michael from Hike in Ethiopia (hikeinethiopia.com). We saw he was recommended by other travelers online and booked … Continue reading Jan 2019 trip report
Mari writes: We have just returned from travelling independently around north Ethiopia. Found the 8th edition indispensable . A few recommendations & updates which may be useful for other travellers Lalibela We were put in touch with a guide in lalibella by Susan the owner of Ben Abeba restaurant - ( he is nephew of … Continue reading Trip report Jan 2019
Daniel of Highland Eco Trekking writes: Can you let your readers know that since last month we have moved our office from the 7 Olives to a new office near the Maribela Hotel.
Carin writes: I visited Ethiopia - Addis Abeba and Lalibela - in June 2018 at the start of the raining season. There were very few tourists, a pity really because it was a good time to visit as long as you take into account the daily 4 pm deluge. The rain lasts for about half … Continue reading Addis Ababa and Lalibela
Sue writes: I’m actually travelling in Ethiopia at the moment, and wanted to let you know that I and my travel companion were not happy at all staying in the rundown Mountain View Hotel in Lalibela, where we experienced the following: We ordered a Pizza for dinner and I had a stone as big as my … Continue reading Mountain View Hotel, Lalibela