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The Great Ethiopian Run Parade

As the New York Times entitled, Ethiopia is indeed a “running mecca.” It is a privilege which Ethiopia earn on account of numerous, historical and glorious successes in the Athletic sports ground by many incomparable Ethiopian Athletes.  Abebe Bikila, Haile … Continue reading

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The Simple Splendour Of Muger River Gorge

Today’s virtual journey is taking the world to the marvelous but the unsung Muger river gorge. It is one of Ethiopia’s focal topographical landmarks, flanked by Addis Ababa and the Blue Nile waterfalls. Simply Muger river gorge is the hors d’oeuvre for … Continue reading

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Bahr Dar: Benches From Ethiopia’s Lakeside Town

Bahr Dar is the entrance way of the Blue Nile Falls, Lake Tana and it’s spiritual monasteries.  Bahr Dar is also one of Ethiopia’s most attractive towns and as always, I pick something ordinary from the Bahr Dar city to give homage … Continue reading

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Welcome To Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa simply means “New Flower”, two words that Emperor Menelik II used to name the town, which he found in 1886.  There is no question that the meaning of Addis Ababa directs one’s thought toward “Finding Beauty In Nature”.  … Continue reading

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Hyena Feeding: The Eastern Ethiopia Escapade

Talking about adventure, I want to begin with a reflective saying by Shana Alexander regarding holidays, travels and vacations “It is not really rest or even leisure we chase. We strain to renew our capacity for wonder, to shock ourselves … Continue reading

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ETHIOPIA: Top Ten African Wise Proverbs

Today I want to celebrate the treasure of wisdom our ancestors have handed down to us, by sharing my top ten favorite African sayings accompany by my favorite pictures picked from my Ethiopia photo album so that the world can … Continue reading

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Bekolo Tibs: Ethiopian Rainy Season Rapture

As John Updike said, “Rain is grace; rain is the sky condescending to the Earth, without rain there would be no life.” June, July and August are rainy season in Ethiopia. Kiremt is the Amharic word for the Ethiopian rainy … Continue reading

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