Tag: Ethiopia

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Tip: 8x how to visit tribal peoples

Henk has been with the Suri people in Ethiopia for thirteen years, who live far from civilization as they did a thousand years ago. He …

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The ‘Salt Kingdom’ of the Afar

The Afar people from Ethiopia live in one of the hottest areas on earth: The Danakil Depression. The temperature here can be as high as 50 degrees Celsius. Lake Asale is a huge salt pan in the Danakil and lies 115 meters below sea level.

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Hotspot Erta Ale: fireworks in their purest form

Text: Angelique van Os | Photography: Henk Bothof The Danakil Depression in the northeastern Afar region of Ethiopia is one of the hottest (average 34.4C), …

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