Full of natural wonders and ancient culture, this vast country is also home to booming cities and a youthful population.
Across Ethiopia, heat, hard work and journeys to market are part of everyday life, as captured in the reportage of Adrian Guerin
Violent protests in some regions have led to Foreign Office warnings against holidays in Ethiopia, but though messages are mixed, most local operators report that it’s business as usual
If you run each level of the Meskel Square amphitheatre you will have completed a marathon. Simon Allison joined the dawn runners to attempt the feat
Around 400,000 years older than previous discovery of homo lineage, 2.8m-year-old jaw and five teeth was found on rocky slope in Afar region
Amazing pictures from Africa courtesy of Martin Harvey http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/9511591/Africa-from-the-air-Martin-Harveys-aerial-photos-of-landscapes-and-wildlife.html
See some of the most naturally beautiful places on Earth here: http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2014/mar/20/ten-of-the-world-great-wonders-in-pictures#/?picture=432567259&index=9
Safaris in East Africa don’t have to be expensive – see here for more details: http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/feb/19/top-10-affordable-safaris-east-africa