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1. Historical Attractions
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Historical Attractions Axum Lalibela Gondar Harar Debre Damo Yeha Negash  ...
2. Ethiopian Wildlife
(About Ethiopia/Ethiopian Wildlife)
... creating the great gorges and gully which are so typical of the region. South west of Axum the land descends gradually southwards toward the Takeze river. At the lip of the gorge at about 1,400 metres ...
3. The State of Tigray
(regional information/ethiopian regions)
... for its pre-Christian monuments. The Axum obelisks or Steles (2nd century BC), the pre-Axumite Yeha’s "Temple of The Moon" (5th century BC), bath and palace of the Queen Sheba and the Ark of the Covenant, ...
4. History of Ethiopia
(About Ethiopia/Ethiopian History)
Ethiopia’s history as an organized and independent polity dates back to about 100 BC with a kingdom at Axum in the Northern Regional state (Killil) of Tigray. But the Axumite kingdom as a state, emerged ...
5. Facts about Ethiopia
(About Ethiopia/Ethiopian History)
... the historic route (Axum, Lalibela, Gondar and Bahir Dar), it is now possible to visit the north even in the rainy Sean. For travelers who do not mind waiting out a downpour (usually followed by brilliant ...
6. Gondar
(Attractions/historical )
... of stone in the mid-17th century, reflecting a number of influences, mainly Axumite, Portuguese and Indian. The upper storey offers panoramic views and Lake Tana is visible on a clear day. The castle ...
7. Axum
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Axum Axum is an ancient town in northern Ethiopia. It lies at an elevation of about 2100 meters just west of Adwa in Tigrai region. Once the seat of the kingdom of Axum, it is now a tourist town and religious ...
8. Yeha
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Ethiopia's earliest known capital, Yeha, is less than two hours' drive from Axum through some dramatic highland scenery. As the birthplace of the country's earliest high civilization, it is well worth ...