Metema and Benishangul-Gumuz updates

Auke writes: Metema From Gondar I took a completely packed minibus in the direction of Metema at the Sudanese border. This route is very scenic, with a pretty dramatic descent about half-way the road. 25 KM before the border, the small town of Gendewuha provides some basic lodging, with the Zenbaba hotel being the pick. … Continue reading Metema and Benishangul-Gumuz updates

Travel between Sudan & Ethiopia

Travel Sudan – Ethiopia:  Since the 2005 edition the transport between Sudan and Ethiopia has improved drastically. The road between Khartoum all the way to Gonder is completely tarmaced. With some luck/good planning it is even possible to travel in 1 day from Khartoum to Gonder. From 7 AM there are direct busses going from Khartoum … Continue reading Travel between Sudan & Ethiopia