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Ethiopia (1)

(2003)

Ethiopia is a fascinating country with rich culture, beautiful countryside and nice people. It is one of the oldest christian civilizations in the world.  The small settlement Lalibela preserved the biggest ethiopian attraction: rock hewn churches from 13th century.

Lalibela

St. Georgis, Lalibela, 13th c.
Yemrehana Kristos

Yemrehanna Kristos, 12th c., at Lalibela
Lalibela

Entrance into Gabriel-Rufael, Lalibela,
13th c.
Lalibela 

Orthodox priest in Lalibela.
Bet Amanuel

Bet Amanuel, Lalibela, 13th c.
Gonder

Emperor Fasiladas' castle in Gonder, 17th c.
Gonder

Beautiful painting on the ceiling in the church
 Berhan Selassie in Gonder, 17th c.
Ethiopia

Colourful parasols are used during church
services in the open air.
Ethiopia

Production of tella, refreshing drink made
 from grain.
Coffee
                    ceremony

Coffee ceremony is an expression of
 ethiopian hospitality.
Harar

Harar, old muslim town, is the only walled
 town in Ethiopia.
Harar

An old tradition in Harar: feeding of hyenas




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