"Aksum - The Oldest City In Ethiopia" Top 5 Page for this destination Axum by frockland
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Aksum is full of history and its Ethiopia`s holiest city. This was the place were King Ezana declared Christianity to be state religion. And it’s the place were the original Arch of the Convent is stored.
When you stroll through the streets its hard to believe that this tiny little city once was the capital of the powerful Zagwa Empire but there are quite a lot of historic relicts waiting for you to be discovered.
The modern Aksum is a nice and pleasant town with parks and palm tree alleys. Its worth to stay for a couple of days!
Aksum is off the beaten track and it takes a while to get here or to reach your next destination by bus. If you follow... more travel advice
King Basen`s tomb was to me a bit disappointing and more looking like a simple hole in the ground than a grave. more travel advice
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