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Leddet: Ethiopian Christmas Celebration

  The celebration of Ethiopian Christmas (Leddet or Genna in Amharic) is venerated by several activities such as horse racing, Yegena Chewata (a kind of hockey), Gugs (a kind of polo) and attending mesmerizing church service that goes on throughout … Continue reading

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The Flamboyant Ethiopian Open Markets

Shopping! Is one of the swaying reasons to visit Addis Ababa. Needless to say no write-up on Addis Ababa would be complete without a mention of Merkato – Addis Ababa’s fascinating attraction and the largest open market in Eastern Africa.  … Continue reading

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