Category Archives: Travel

Timket: Ethiopian Epiphany Celebration In Gondar

In honoring Timket (Ethiopian Epiphany) Celebration, I present an excerpt from an article published on The global S.E.E Africa Magazine about Timket and a video showing the highlights of Timket (Ethiopian Epiphany) celebration in Gondar. ” Timket is centuries – … Continue reading

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Ketera: Ethiopian Epiphany Celebration In Gondar

In honoring Timket (Ethiopian Epiphany) Celebration, I present an excerpt from an article published on The global S.E.E Africa Magazine about Timket and a video showing the highlights of Ketera (The eve of Ethiopian Epiphany) in Gondar. ” Timket is … Continue reading

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Christmas: Chocolate Yule Log With Ethiopian Coffee

It’s one of the eloquent details of interracial marriage, where two cultures come together, to create something unique. This traditional combination emanates from a home, where two Christmas celebrations are taking place on different days. Besides Dec 25th Christmas celebration, … Continue reading

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Belgium: Christmas Market Bruges

Bruges, Christmas Market and Brussels Waffle. Happy Holiday!

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Boxemännchen: Luxembourg’s Traditional Treat Of St. Nicholas Day

My Ethiopian gastronomic journey here in Luxembourg City, presents yet another delicious and full of character treat on my plate. “This magical, marvelous food on our plate, this sustenance we absorb, has a story to tell. It has a journey.” … Continue reading

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Hidar: Annual Feast of The Archangel St. Michael

Hidar is the third month of a yearly Ethiopian calendar which contains thirteen months.  It’s a month when the spirit of new beginning celebration gives away to the anticipation and preparation of the coming big events and celebrations – Genna … Continue reading

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Ypres: An Emotional Journey Through Flanders Fields

This very humbling journey, specifically took place in the west Flanders of Belgium, dotted with cemeteries and memorials – reminder of FIRST WORLD WAR. The obvious destination of this particular journey was Ypres, to be part of a humbling ceremony … Continue reading

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