East Africa is a region in Africa. East Africa is regarded as the cradle of mankind, as the first species of the Homo genus evolved here, and migrated to the rest of the world.
Popular destinations: Dar es Salaam, Mogadishu and Tanzania
Ethiopia is the second-most populous country in Africa and is Africa's oldest independent country and the only one never to be colonized, save for a short Italian occupation in the 1930s and 1940s.
Popular destinations: Addis Ababa, Lalibela and Bahir Dar