was a rich and powerful kingdom located in north east Africa.
Ancient Ethiopia as it was known was derived from the Greek
word for 'sun burnt skin'.
of Ethiopia goes back thousands of years to the legend of
Queen Sheba and King Solomon. Also Ethiopia has one of the
oldest churches in the world that dates back to one of the
early periods of Christianity. In its relative isolation in
the highlands Ethiopia developed a culture and history unlike
is also richly documented in chronicles of Kings and in beautifully
written historical accounts. The history of Ethiopia still
lives on through the land and through the people.