Harar

hararHarar is believed to the 4th holiest city in Islam, after mikkah, medinah and Jerusalem. It’s strong and encircling walls which tightly embracing the town. Its rich and exciting market places probably the most colorful in Ethiopia and its 99 mosques make harar the most tourist recommended destination.

The Hyena man
As evening falls, local men attract wild hyenas to the city in a bizarre spectacle as they bravely feed these dangerous scavengers.

  The City Wallsharar2
The City Walls, and the narrow streets lined with traditional Harari gegar houses.

 Rimbaud House
A fine building traditional house dating from the period when the French poet Rimbaud lived in Harar.