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Singapore(SIN) ⇒ Addis Ababa(ADD)
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Singapore(SIN) ⇒ Addis Ababa(ADD)
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Founded in 1886, Addis Ababa is the capital city of Ethiopia. When translated to Amharic, it actually means ‘new flower’. Termed as diplomatic capital of Ethiopia, its altitude renders it to be the world’s 3rd highest capital city. Its roots began when emperor Menelik II chose it as his military encampment and subsequently people from different regions of Ethipoia settled in Addis Ababa.
The rows of eucalyptus trees along the streets planted during Menelik’s time enhance the beauty of the city manifold. A wide range of ethnic groups reside in this UN’s Economic Commission of Africa’s headquarters. The city is fondly called as ‘City of Humans’ owing to the discovery of humanoid fossils. Its official language is Amharic though most of the locals can converse well in English. Entoto mountains laden with eucalyptus trees to the north of the city provide a perfect respite from the mundane of daily life.The lushy green highlands of Addis Ababa with blooming pretty wildflowers after the rainy season entice trekkers across the world.
Tip: The city is at its charming best from October to June when there are no spells of rain and the climate is dry and sunny.
The Addis Ababa Airport (ADD), officially known as Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, is at a distance of 6 km from the city centre with convenient arrival and departure facilities. With 2 separate terminals for domestic passengers and international passengers, the airport boasts of passenger carrying capacity of above 52,000 per day.
A plethora of airlines provide air service for travellers to have a luxurious and comfortable journey from Singapore to Addis Ababa. For travellers in search of cheap flights from Singapore, smart planning is advisable like advance Singapore – Addis Ababa flight booking to save money on their air tickets.To save on travel time, pick direct flights to Addis Ababa offered by All Nippon Airways, Qantas, Emirates Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Vietnam Airlines whose flight time is generally 12 hours 40 minutes.
Tip: Addis Ababa is 5 hours behind Singapore. Opt for Addis Ababa flight plus hotel/car rental deals to earn savings on your fares.
Though for a visitor, the city may appear to be mystic and ancient, the city displays ample signs of as one of the fastest growing economies of the world. Visitors should lay their hands on the exotic Ethiopian black gold or coffee from the traditional coffee stalls in restaurants or bars. Head to the neighborhood of Piazza to witness the Ethiopians dance to booming music in the neon lit bars at night.
Step into the museums of Addis, especially Ethnographic Museum to relive the history of Africa’s most visited city. The National Museum houses the most popular resident of the city, Lucy, who is around 3.2 million years old and was discovered in 1974. Taste staple food of Ethiopia, injera, spongy bread topped with a variety of vegetables, meats along with some sauces. Foray into Merkato, the largest market of Addis with various ‘districts’ selling traditional goods including beautiful hand-woven handicrafts.
Tip: Hold tight to your valuables or avoid carrying valuable while shopping in the market.Ethiopian Birr is the currency in use in Addis Ababa.
Ply towards Taitu street or Menelik II Ave if you want luxurious stay in Addis Ababa else hop to Piazza or Meskal Square for economical and traditional accommodation facilities. Chechnya District should be your destination if you want to satiate your hunger pangs as a myriad of quality restaurants are housed there serving traditional food.
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