Living in Addis Ababa

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Capital and largest city in Ethiopia, Addis Ababa can be your next expat destination if you want to live a unique expat experience. The city has already welcomed a thriving expatriate community, also hosting international organizations and foreign embassies. Its welcoming population will ease your adaptation process.

Expats wishing to work here will need to get a work permit: procedures can be long.  

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Tibs Tummy

2 years ago

Bob and Ana's misadventures in Ethiopia and beyond

Dan and Tracy Overseas

2 years ago

We?re two American thirty-somethings living overseas with our two girls, a preschooler and a baby. We lived in South Africa most recently, and we relocated in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in September 2013.


3 years ago

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