Sunday, December 27, 2009

Ethiopia travels part 1

Rock-hewn churches of Tigray and the amazing journeys getting there

Wenchi crater..

Lake Tana

Blue Nile Falls


Ethiopia travels pt 2

Traditional Tigrayan hairstyle

Fasting Injera (all veggie!)

Believe it or not..the view from the toilet on my trek in the Mesket escarpment. The trek is a great community tourism initiative by TESFA which I highly recommend.

This is how the traditional dish, Injera, is made..

Fasiladas' bath...echoes of the temples at Angkor, Cambodia, for the amazing trees

Simien Mountains

Gelada baboons in Simien Mountains