Those Ethiopian Things You Can’t Help Fall in Love With

Have you heard someone explain something they did, said or felt simply by saying “That’s because I’m Ethiopian”? Odds are, it really is. There are specific things that Ethiopians are taught growing up. Although the younger generation is widely influenced by popular Western culture, the overwhelming majority of Ethiopians practice these customs and traditions. “Gursha” […]

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Top 5 late night food spots in Addis

For those of you who have moved to Addis after living/partying in other large metropolitan cities, you’ve probably noticed that there’s usually something missing at the end of a late night out. What is it you ask? Well, it could be your favorite 24-hour diner where you love to order pancakes at 4am. It could […]

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What Ethiopians Drink and Eat

Sure, the rest of the world has a not-so-clear idea about where Ethiopia is or what’s so special about it. But once you’ve been here, it’s really hard to get it out of your system.  The hospitality and unique complexion of the people, the variety of the culture, the list can just keep on growing. […]

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