Last wolves in Africa: the fragile wildlife of Ethiopia’s ravaged parks; Tom Gardner; Guardian

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Wildfires and an encroaching population are threatening grasslands that host some of the world’s rarest species…

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Ethiopia hosts technical workshop for potential natural World Heritage sites; Unesco

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France renovates Ethiopia World Heritage sites; Journal du Cameroun

French Minister of Culture, Franck Riester, on Wednesday officially launched renovation works on the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites in Ethiopia.The project is being undertaken with funding and technical support from the French government.  A team of experts from France will head to the site next week to assess…

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A 10-Day Small-Group Discovery Tour: Ethiopia, Africa’s best-kept Secret; Luxury Escape 

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Travel Through Ethiopia’s UNESCO Sites; Africa.com

As of 2019, Ethiopia is home to nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Eight of these sites are cultural, making Simien Mountains the only natural site.

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Travel Through Ethiopia’s UNESCO Sites; While In Africa

As of 2019, Ethiopia is home to nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Eight of these sites are cultural, making Simien Mountains the only natural site.

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Exploring the churches carved from rock; BBC

Dating back to the 12th and 13th Centuries, the churches are designated a World Heritage site.

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Harar, Ethiopia’s holy Muslim city; Maria Gerth-Niculescu; Deutsche Welle

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Top Ten Sites To Visit While In Africa; Africa.com

Africa is a diverse continent rich in cultural artifacts and history. This continent has a lot of secrets for those who are patient and willing to explore.

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The Axum Stelae: Multi-Story Buildings of Antiquity?; JP Robinson; Ancient Origins

For those of you already familiar with the remarkable monoliths which stand in Axum, Ethiopia, you will no doubt be aware of their uncanny resemblance to modern tower block apartment buildings.

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Camping with wolves and dancing with AK47s: the hidden treasures of Ethiopia; Guy Kelly; Telegraph

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Ethiopian UNESCO site to go green for St Patrick’s Day; Colm O Mongaine; RTE

The UNESCO site at Lalibela in Ethiopia is to be lit up with green lights this St Patrick’s Day, it was announced today.

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The 25 places you need to travel to in 2019; Matador Network

This is the only list you’ll need this year.

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Lalibela: Ethiopian holy city mired in protests and controversy; James Jeffrey; Al Jazeera

The much-vaunted rock-hewn churches of Lalibela have lately become the surprising source of protests and local tensions.

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15 Essential Activities To Do In Ethiopia On A Budget; Africa.com

Ethiopia is one of the oldest and most remarkable places in Africa. It’s got a long and storied history, incredible food, and some of the most impressive UNESCO World Heritage Sites…

Source: 15 Essential Activities To Do In Ethiopia On A Budget – Africa.com

How to travel to Ethiopia on a budget; Mpho Rantao; IOL Travel

Ethiopia is a beautiful country that is worth visiting without emptying your entire wallet.

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Which holiday destinations pack the most dramatic punch?; Lucy Jackson; SCMP

Feeling adventurous? Here are 8 spots that are well off the beaten path…

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Rock Hewn Churches of Lalibela Need Urgent Repair; ENA

Addis Ababa October 13/2018. The Rock-hewn Church of Lalibela, a world-renowned UNESCO world heritage site, needs an urgent repair, as the damage to the church is becoming serious. The monuments are severely degraded from water damage as the drainage ditches at the church were filled with earth for several centuries, before being cleared in the 20th century. A temporary shelter was built to protect the monuments from the rains, since erosion due mainly to weathering is damaging the stone surfaces of all the churches.

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Simien Mountains National Park, Ethiopia: A stunning Unesco world-heritage park; Sue Williams; Traveller

Nature abounds in the stunning Simien Mountains National Park.

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Ethiopia’s stunning UNESCO world-heritage trek; Sue Williams; Traveller

Trekking can be a lonely experience but not when you run into plentiful friendly locals – baboons, monkeys, jackals and hydrax – along the way.

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