Ethiopia is believed to be the land of many origins. This includes, the origin of humankind; home of the earliest remains of human ancestors ever found - the first being which routinely walked on two feet , 'Lucy'. Ethiopia is also the origin of the Blue Nile, longest river in the world.
Ethiopia is the birth place of the wild coffee plant, ‘Arabica’’. The attractive and Ethiopian coffee ceremony is enjoyed daily by locals and tourists’ .Ethiopia is also believed to be the depository of the lost biblical Ark of the Covenant, stored in the securely guarded chapel of the tablet next to the St.Mary Zion church in ancient Aksum.
The Nechisar Nightjar, one of the world’s rarest bird, is endemic to Nech Sar National Park in southern Ethiopia.
Ethiopia is the only African country that was not colonized. Its capital, Addis Ababa, is the diplomatic capital of Africa and the third largest diplomatic hub in the world; it is the headquarters of the African Union and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa as well as other regional and international organizations that make it the third diplomatic hub as well as other regional and international organizations. This has enabled the city to maximize its benefits from tourism.
Travel to Ethiopia and discover a beautiful country, barely touched by modern society .It’s an incredible combination of history, tradition, culture and nature. From the fascinating and colourful Timket festival in Aksum to the amazing rock-hewn churches, hidden crypts and grottoes in Lalibela ,this trip take you a deep in to human history. The 500 years old monastery islands of Bahirdar, the elegant castles of Gonder, the majestic geological formations of the Simien Mountains, the giant obelisks of Aksum, and the home of Ark of Covenant will strike awe and inspiration in you .Come to Ethiopia for the trip of a life time .