Worthy cause - Simien Mountains Mobile Medical Service-UK
For the past seven years, Wendy Lovatt and her husband, Brian, have been running a medical project in Ethiopia called the Simien Mountains Mobile Medical Service (SMMMS). They started the project after trekking through the Simien Mountains with Mountain Kingdoms and seeing first-hand lack of basic medical care and health services available to rural communities.
Ethiopia - Open for business again
We are delighted that the Foreign and Commonwealth Office have lifted their travel advice against visiting certain parts of Ethiopia. This means that we are now taking bookings again on our two superb holidays to this fascinating land.
Rough Guides’ Top Ten Destinations for 2014
Check out Rough Guides' Top Ten destinations for 2014 on their website. We're pleased to see that Ethiopia is number one! To be honest, we are not surprised when we see all the lovely images sent in to us by our clients.
Mobile Medical Service - top of the class
Simien Mountains Mobile Medical Service, a charity which was set up by Mountain
Kingdoms client, Wendy Lovatt, is making good progress. The midwife students
are at the top of their class after their first year, with six more students
due to begin their studies at Gondar University in September, sponsored by the