Originally posted on Frederik Van Lierde:
1. Ethiopia is almost twice the size of Texas.
2. It is the birthplace of coffee and they have official coffee ceremonies in the home. If you are offered coffee, it is very rude to decline. (what am I going to do?)
3. They claim the final resting place of the Ark of the covenant at a chapel in the holy city of Aksum, which used to be the capital of Ethiopia. 4. Ethiopia has 63 airports. Only 17 of them have a paved runway. YIKES, I hope we pick the right one :) 5. Often women feed the men with their fingers as a mark of love and devotion to them. 6. There are 13 months in the Ethiopian Calendar. Each month has 30 days and the last month has only 5 or 6. New Year is celebrated…
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