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Addis Ababa is the booming and fast-growing capital city of Ethiopia with a population of over 5 million people. It is located in the foothills of the Entoto mountains, at almost 8,000 ft. (2,300m) asl.
Throughout the year, Addis Ababa is a vibrant city, reflecting Ethiopia’s diversity, open local markets, traditional cuisines, beverages, a unique coffee ceremony and a growing number of tourist attractions making it a must-see destination for any traveler.
The National Archeological Museum of Ethiopia
The Ethnological Museum
Housed in the former palace of Haile Selassie, which is now on the grounds of Addis Ababa University. Here you will visit Anthropology, Ethno-Musicological, Art Gallery, Philatelic and Numismatics Collections.
The Holy Trinity Cathedral
Known as Kidist Selassie in the native language. The Church was built by Emperor Haile Silassie II and it is one of the architecturally decorated, spacious, splendid stained-glass windows and well-designed churches in Ethiopia.