Ethiopia has been praised for its outstanding natural beauty, dramatic landscapes and ancient culture, its fertile national parks, 3,000-year-old archeological history and nine UNESCO world heritage sites. A visit to any part of Ethiopia can reveal it to be an amazing tourist destination. In historical terms, it has the longest archaeological record of any country on earth; in religious terms it was only the second country in the West to adopt Christianity, and natural terms, it is uniquely diversified climatic and landscape condition, making it a habitat for highest number of endemic species and more birds that any other country in the continent, Africa.
With a great cultural diversity, Ethiopia retains its own distinctive language, its cuisine and its own calendar and clock. Each experience stirs the soul, each moment when Ethiopia’s essence enters all those who experience it. It’s time to brush up on your Amharic, the national language of Ethiopia, because the Ethiopia was named as the World’s Best Tourism Destination for 2015 by the European Council on Tourism and Trade.