Buying Bananas–Bahir Dar

>It is market day in Bahir Dar on this warm and sunny Saturday. People from the surrounding communities come into town to sell wares as well as replenish supplies.  I sat on a curb behind a banana seller to observe the comings and goings. Two girls dressed in green traditonal clothing each picked up a [...]

By |October 28th, 2007|Categories: Ethiopia|Comments Off on Buying Bananas–Bahir Dar

Ethiopia-Bahir Dar

I have so many stories where can I start. Some days it is just too much. Every day brings with it some wonderful experiences which I wish I could record. Ihave had a great deal of attention.  A flight attendant from Ethiopian Airlines who I met on the monastery tour,  invited me to dinner.  He has just finished [...]

By |October 27th, 2007|Categories: Ethiopia|Comments Off on Ethiopia-Bahir Dar

Khartoum to Ethiopia

After three trips to the Khartoum Immigration office  and then a requesat for 87sp (45$) for an exit stamp I asaked for my passport to be returned and thh next morning Ileft the hotel at 5:30am to catch a mini bus to the main bus station to Gederof a town near the Ethiopian border.  I was [...]

By |October 21st, 2007|Categories: Ethiopia|1 Comment