Western Ethiopia

Addis Alem

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This unremarkable agricultural town 55km west of Addis Ababa was to be the site of Emperor Menelik II’s...
 

Kibish

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The main settlement in this area is the colourful village of Kibish. Set in a bowl in the forested hills, it is a...
 

Gambela

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Set on the banks of the sluggish, chocolate-brown Baro River, at a lowly altitude of 526m, Gambela, the capital of...
 

Mt Wenchi

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Resting within the beautiful collapsed caldera of Mt Wenchi, 31km south of Ambo, is Lake Wenchi, an island...
 

Jimma

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Jimma (Oromo: Jimma, Amharic: ጅማ?), also spelled Jima, is the largest city in southwestern Ethiopia. It's a special zone of the...
 

Nekemte

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Nekemte (Oromo: Naqamtee; also called Nakamti,[1] Lekemt) is a market town and separate woreda in western...