News about Ethiopian visas

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia is the 26th largest country in the world, taking up a big portion of the African Horn. It’s bordered by Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somalia to the southeast, Kenya to the south, and Sudan to the west.  Over 102 million people live here and therefore, […]

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Set in the south of Ethiopia, you will find a unique and magnetic region: the Lower Omo Valley. What stands out most from the Omo Valley is the people that inhabit the region. Here, you will encounter villages of several fascinating and diverse ethnic groups. To visit the Omo Valley in Ethiopia, foreign nationals are […]

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Perhaps castles are not the first thing that comes to the traveler’s mind when thinking about Ethiopia, but this African country hides many surprises within its territory and tales of emperors and princesses are among them. One of such wonders is the city of Gondar. This enclave, also spelled Gonder, was home to Emperor Fasildas […]

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Axum (also spelled Aksum) in Ethiopia is possibly the greatest historical site that you’ve never heard of. The town was once the center of a great ancient civilization. Notable for its huge and iconic obelisks, it is rumored to have been the home of the Queen of Sheba and is believed by some to house […]

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Ethiopia has land borders with 7 countries: Somalia, Somaliland, Djibouti, Kenya, Eritrea, Sudan, and South Sudan. Visas will not be issued at any of these borders and so it is essential that you obtain a visa to Ethiopia before embarking on your border crossing. Since 2017, Ethiopia is offering nationals of all countries the Ethiopia […]

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There is an incredible amount of things do do in Addis Ababa. Ethiopia’s exciting capital city is not just one of the most vibrant and eclectic cities in the country, it is often referred to as the capital of Africa. Its name translates to “new flower” in the Amharic language which reflects its youthful, lively […]

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Many people travel to Ethiopia to explore the vast landscape, ancient culture, and natural wonders and wildlife. In order to travel to Ethiopia, it’s important to check what documents you need to travel to Ethiopia. Depending on your nationality, it might be necessary to apply for a visa. If this is the case, before applying […]

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Renewing an Ethiopian eVisa is just as quick and straightforward as the original visa application process. Applicants just need to complete the online application form and pay a fee using a credit or debit card. Once submitted, Ethiopia eVisa renewal applications are normally processed within 24 hours. The form is very simple, applicants need to […]

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Ethiopia’s cities contain a wealth of exciting attractions and festivities for tourists to explore, such as the unique Meskel True Cross celebration in Addis Ababa. However, to really delve into the culture and history, visitors should head to the countryside to explore some of the many stunning World Heritage attractions in Ethiopia. Many of these […]

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Ethiopia is one of the most incredible places to visit in Africa. Known as the ‘Cradle of Mankind’, it has a long and fascinating history, a rich and diverse culture, breathtaking landscapes, and a jaw-dropping range of wildlife. Though you may imagine Ethiopia being a hot, dry country which is uncomfortable to visit, this is […]

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