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Salvation Mountain is a perfect excursion during your travel to the California desert if you are craving a massive pop of whimsy and color.
An hour’s drive east of Palm Springs and the “Other Desert Cities,” lies Slab City, center of a million different “-isms” for those who seek refuge from an America of which they want zero part.
St. George Cathedral in Addis Ababa is a staunch and vibrant reminder of the presence the Orthodox church has in the Ethiopia’s daily life.
St. Raguel Church in Entoto, a short drive outside of Addis Ababa, is well worth making the time during your travel within Ethiopia. Don't miss the interior paintings!
Now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fasiladas’ Palace and the surrounding imperial buildings are the main draw to Gondar, 450 miles north of Addis Ababa.
The Royal Enclosure in Gondar, Ethiopia, starting with Fasiladas’ Palace, is one of the highlights of visiting the Northern Region.
Need a break from Addis Ababa? Venture outside the city. One of Entoto’s highlights is the palace built for Emperor Menelik II in the late 19th century.
In central Addis Ababa towers one of the most important religious and historical sites in Ethiopia. The ornate and imposing Holy Trinity Cathedral shines tall and offers some peace and quiet in what otherwise can be a chaotic and overwhelming ...
The new initiative, 100% Sport, offers inspiration to inspire sports fans to "go solar," but not much else of substance.
This week, the Obama administration announced a smart cities initiative that promises $160 million to help cities find new solutions to timeless problems.
A highlight of Ethiopia, Lalibela's masterpiece is the Church of Saint George, carved to appear like a three dimensional Greek cross.
Located about 12 miles (20km) north of Beirut, Harissa has been a famed pilgrimage site in Lebanon for over a century.