Go Addis Tours

Addis Eats, recommended in the 7th edition of the Bradt Guide, has changed its name to Go Addis! Founder Eliza Richman explains: "We started as a company focused on food but thanks to our customers, fans, guides, local partners and our vision for creating something much bigger, we quickly grew to offer city tours, market … Continue reading Go Addis Tours


Trip report December/January 2014/15

Franka writes: I would like to share some advise and news from Ethiopia where I spent a couple of weeks between December and January 2015. Addis Ababa I would not recommend the Itegue Taitu hotel. The single room was quite dirty and with no hot water. Gondar I would recommend Michael Hotel. It is clean, … Continue reading Trip report December/January 2014/15

No more tour operator or guide posts

It is with both regret and relief that I have decided, after months of deliberation, to block all future posts and comments, positive or negative, relating to general tour operators and guides in Ethiopia. To place this decision in some perspective, when I started up this website in 2008, I envisaged that its primary role … Continue reading No more tour operator or guide posts

A further note on tour operators & guides

How would users of this website feel if I were to ban all posts, positive or negative, relating to generic tour operators and guides? And just revert to what this website was initially meant to be: a place where readers can post travel updates and trip reports focussed on the country and facilities there, not … Continue reading A further note on tour operators & guides