Just a short flight North from Addis Ababa over some of the most seemingly inhospitable terrain in the world is … More
Ethiopia: Addis Ababa
Welcome to Addis Ababa, capital city of Ethiopia and seat of the African Union.
Korome: Land that Time Forgot
Located about 20 kilometers southeast of Harar, Korome is home of the Argoba, who have lived here since the 12th century. Enjoy this visual introduction to this remarkable place and her beautiful people.
Playing soccer and patty cake with the delightful boys and girls at Amana Kids Orphanage in Harar, Ethiopia…
Nice World Taekwondo
Founded in 2008 by my dear friend Mohammed Hassen, Nice World Taekwondo (in Harar, Ethiopia) is a shining example of … More
An Ethiopian Music Lesson!
With my new friend Mitiku Tesfaye, who graciously gave me some Ethiopian music lessons in the lobby of the Jupiter … More
The Kids of Babille!
I hope you enjoy this half as much as I did!
The Red Terror
While today it is a nation of relative peace and tolerance, Ethiopia was, only a few decades ago, ravaged by … More
Did you know that “Ethiopian time” is offset six hours from “international time”? The Ethiopian clock is a natural consequence … More
Addis Ababa to Harar by Minibus
Minibuses, as you see below, are the primary means of transportation between the cities and towns of Ethiopia. And my … More
Harar: Ancient Walled City
The ancient walled city of Harar, a UNESCO world heritage site, is a bustling centuries-old cultural and trading crossroads… extremely … More
Bahir Dar: Tranquil, Welcoming Resort Town
Welcome to the tranquil, welcoming resort town of Bahir Dar! Take a bajaj ride, play some pool. 3 Birr per … More