In the horn of Africa, ETHIOPIA is a rugged country split by the Great Rift Valley, which is a place of ancient culture. The archaeologists find its era dating back more than three million years. The important sites which need a mention are Lalibela with its 12th, 13th century rockcut churches. The other important attraction is Aksum, the ruins of an ancient city with obelisks, tombs, castles and Our Lady Mary of Zion Church. Go attend the Lake Chamo Crocodile Market. Visit the Simien Mountains for trekking. Meet the tribes of Ethiopia by paying a visit to traditional tribal villages.