LPAR-22: 22ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LOGIC FOR PROGRAMMING, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND REASONING
Travel, Accommodation, Local Information

Travel

Awassa's airport code is AWA. If you fly internationally with Ethiopian Airways to Addis Ababa (ADD), the connecting flight to Awassa is cheap. There are two flights per day from Addis Ababa to Awassa, one at 8am and one at 1pm.
 
A cheap shuttle from Awassa airport to the conference hotel and back is being organized. You'll need to let the conference chair know your flight details. More information will be available in the conference registration pages.
 

Accomodation

The conference hotel is Haile Resort in Awassa. We have negotiated a reduced rate of USD82.00 per night (including taxes), for single and twin rooms. Breakfast and WiFi is included. Book by emailing book@haileresorts.com. Payment is accepted using Visa or MasterCard (no Amex), or bank transfer.
 

Safety

We are aware of the US State Department's travel advisory. Please be assured that Awassa is not in any of the areas mentioned, and there is no need for any concern. Our local arrangments person emailed us "I can say with hundred percent of certainty Ethiopia is fully safe. Nothing to worry. I was talking to you before about the most remote areas where I took my tourists, which are totally safe now. Even there has been never a problem in Awassa.".
 

Local Information

The town has multiple ATM machines where cash can be withdrawn, and the hotel also accepts credit cards.