Lalibela to Bahir Dar

Zan Seyoum

After a few days trekking in the Simien Mountains we were re-energized and excited to move on to Lalibela, the next stop on our trip. On the drive we were stopped repeatedly by children lining up across the road and dancing. Our truck got dangerously close to them each time before they would move. We […]

Gondar and Simien Mountains

Gelada Baboons

Only about an hour after crossing the border with SudanĀ into Ethiopia the landscape changed dramatically. Instead of flat land and some green fields, we now drove through the Ethiopian highlands, with lush green fields, trees, huge mountains, and cliffs. Every new turn on the road surprised us with more amazing views than the last. The […]