Visitors say Ethiopia land of incredible destinations

Gonder Fasiledes Castle

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – North American National Tour visitors who visited Ethiopia recently said that Ethiopia is an incredibly diverse nation with infinite tourist destinations which could drastically build its image at global level. The group which included authors, journalists, educators and travel operators made the remark later last week after they visited the country for […]

Proclamation aimed at boosting tourism income & preserving local heritages implemented

Meskel Celebration

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia :(ENA) – Ministry of Culture and Tourism stated a new proclamation that is aimed at boosting tourism income and preserving heritages is being implemented. The country adopted a proclamation to this effect more than a decade ago. However, the proclamation did not address critical issues such as accountability, categorization of heritages, etc, creating […]

Preparations finalized to celebrate World Tourism Day – Ministry


Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Ethiopian Ministry of Culture and Tourism said that it has finalized preparations to celebrate the 27th World Tourism Day in Afar Regional State from September 22 to 30, 2014. State Minister of Culture and Tourism, Tadelech Dalacho told journalists on Thursday that the aim of the celebration is to create awareness on the […]

‘Tourist Hub’ Arba Minch Celebrates its Golden Jubilee

Arba Minch Jubilee

Arba Minch Town, located in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and People’s Regional State of Ethiopia, has celebrated the 50th year of its establishment. During the Golden Jubilee occasion, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and various high government officials were present. Surrounded by two major lakes, Abaya and Chamo, the town has multi-faceted cultural and natural attractions. […]