Category Archives: Travel

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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Grietfilet and Dame Blanche In West Flanders

The Dutch word Grietfilet which simply means Brill fillet but for me it’s a reminder of how living my life in different and interesting places can be a very humbling experience – from figuring out what’s on the menu to … Continue reading

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Italy: Ethiopian Wanderer In Venice

Few days before the flooding in Venice happened, I was wandering around in this full of character and memorable city.  And this is how I remember Venezia (Venice).  

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Veurne: The Beautiful Market Square Of Belgium

It was lovey to discover one of the most beautiful market squares of Belgium in relaxed Veurne. The market square (Grote Markt in Flemish) is so captivating, as it is surrounded by impressive postcard like buildings. Here besides church bells, … Continue reading

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