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Addis Ababa

The traffic is a lot worse than this would suggest...
Arrival

April 25th 2010
I wrote this just after my arrival in Addis, just so that I could keep a clear idea of my first impressions. The Arrival Arriving at around about 1pm Ethiopian time - or was it later? I was to find that nothing runs on time here, even the airlines. I was met at the airport by Reiza - a volunteer from the Phillipines who has been in Ethiopia for about a year I think. She was to be one of the ... read more
Africa » Ethiopia » Oromia Region

Ethiopian Flag Unique among African countries, the ancient Ethiopian monarchy maintained its freedom from colonial rule, with the exception of the 1936-41 Italian occupation during World War II. In 1974 a military junta, the Derg, deposed Emperor Haile SELASSIE (wh... ... read more
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Tot: 2.496s; Tpl: 0.028s; cc: 6; qc: 31; dbt: 0.0309s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb