Addis Ababa (HAN) December 1st, 2017 – Public Diplomacy & Regional Tourism Industry. There is one way to avoid the interminable build-up to avoid cold, and that’s to disappear somewhere warm and enjoy the sunshine in the Horn of Africa.
It’s the perfect antidote to having to endure endless Christmas songs in the shops and streets thronging with people on the hunt for presents. Here are a few places to escape to now, as well as some ideas to look forward to if you’re planning ahead for March, according to MARY NOVAKOVICH.
Here’s where to shrug off the cold and embrace the sun this December, 2017
Ethiopia’s dry, temperate climate in December makes it an ideal time to explore the country’s nine Unesco sites. Don’t miss the extraordinary medieval rock-cut churches of Lalibela as well as treks through the Simien Mountains. You can do both during a 13-night group holiday run by Ethiopia specialists Tadele Travel (tadeletravel.com) from 10 to 24 December. The price of £3,525pp includes all flights, mixed board, transfers, excursions and guides.
Picture: “Haile dancing salsa with Meron Bekele, a salsa dancer”
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