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Lake Tana: The African Wonder with 37 Floating Islands

Lake Tana is the largest Lake of the African nation of Ethiopia and is the source of the longest river in the world – Nile. A boat ride across Lake Tana is something that travelers should most certainly pursue. The various islands on the lake plus the monasteries on its shores are worth seeing. A lot […]

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Blue Nile Falls are Ethiopia’s ‘Smoky Water’ Incarnate

Blue Nile Falls are located on the famous river Nile in the northern region of Ethiopia.  This natural spectacle is known locally as Tisisat falls in Amharic (an afro-asiatic language). ‘Tissiat’ means ‘smoky water’ or the ‘Nile that smokes.’  It is situated about 30 km downstream from the town of Bahar Dar and Lake Tana. Blue Nile Falls […]