Ethiopia

Harar: The hidden city where time stands still

Harar: The hidden city where time stands still

Behind this Ethiopian city's fortified walls is a maze of narrow alleyways where modern life has little influence
Swamps, scorpions and war: A 3,750-mile walk along the Nile

Swamps, scorpions and war: A 3,750-mile walk along the Nile

Photojournalist Levison Wood endures robbery, crocodiles, mountains, scorpions and civil conflict to become first person to walk length of famous river
The rock churches ‘built by angels’

The rock churches ‘built by angels’

In the highlands of Ethiopia, 11 spectacular churches carved from a single rock have inspired awe for 900 years
Gallery: Surreal images of Ethiopia

Gallery: Surreal images of Ethiopia

Magnificent landscapes, rock-hewn churches and lots of baboons make this African country a true travel secret
10 things that make Ethiopia extraordinary

10 things that make Ethiopia extraordinary

Fairy tale castles, superb coffee and the Ark of the Covenant (OK, possibly) are just some of the unexpected attractions of this African country
25 best foods for summer

25 best foods for summer

Hurry up and read this story before it melts all over your hands!
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