This is the blog for Christian Medeiros (and eventually Colin Roach), documenting our year long hiatus from the real world.
I'll be wandering Africa this summer before joining Roach on the Emerald Isle to kick off our European tour (stops TBA).
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June 29th 2012
I've been in Ethiopia for a little over a week now so I guess it's time to finally add something to the blog. Hopefully I'll get better at updating on a regular basis but needed some time to get my bearings and adjust to life on the road. My arrival in Addis Ababa was fortunately uneventful and I met Karen and got to her house here in the city pretty easily. She is living with 5 other Emory med students who are working here over the summer at different hospitals in the city. The house they are staying in is much nicer than I expected and feels very western. My sleeping arrangements consist of a closet under the stairs which is kind of funny but actually nice because I'm out of the way of everyone getting ... read more