A time travel to the great kingdom of Aksum takes me to the northernmost corner of Ethiopia, taking me back almost 2,400 years. A journey into the depths of history and the treasures of the former empire.
After a break in Addis Ababa I finally manage to break into the interior to Bahir Dar and Gonder. Already on the approach to Bahir Dar I realize how different Ethiopia is compared to my previous destinations.
The road winds ever higher into the Simien Mountains. You can see no end in the serpentine and yet you are already on the roof of Africa. My guide promises me every day a new highlight ... if the dust clouds of the truck are meant?
If you can only visit one place in sub-Saharan Africa, let it be Lalibela.
Christmas 2010: literally puke! ;-)
Happy Hippo, Master Croc and the Zebracrew, who met the Klys, on a cozy little knot. You can do that too, but in the wild it's cooler than the zoo ...
Haddis is our driver. No, our driver was. We lost Haddis.
Addis Ababa, Bole International Airport, 6:00. Frantically descending crowds of Africans are rising from the Airbus, who has just landed coming from London. On…
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