In Lalibela (Northern Ethiopia) can be found 11 churches carved directly in the stone. This churches where build by King Lalibela in the twelve centure as the new Jerusalem, in response to the capture of Jerusalem by Muslims.
Ngera na combo April 4th 2007 Ha Ha Ha This is for the ones thinking that travel is like a ferry tale. Nice places, nice people, nice views and nice food. The ferry tale part: A typical local meal in a lazy southern village, sitting on small chairs and eating from a hand woven grass table. (US$ 0.40 for two people!) Enjoing the view of the desert spotted with few small mud huts. Driving slowly watching trough the wi ... read more
Africa » Ethiopia Unique among African countries, the ancient Ethiopian monarchy maintained its freedom from colonial rule, with the exception of the 1936-41 Italian occupation during World War II. In 1974 a military junta, the Derg, deposed Emperor Haile SELASSIE (wh... ... read more
Departure date? August 3 2005. Arrival date? November 2008. Yes, 3 years latter! Used to be at July 2007, but we stretched for another year. Check out our entry
I have two sayings that guide my life:
1 "Desta vida não se leva nada, só a vida que agente leva. (From this life we don't take anything, just the life we live)"
2 "Its worst to regret of something that you have not done, than something you have done".
Born June first of 1981 in Brazil. Graduated in Computer Engineer in 2003. Worked since graduation as a Bussines Consulta... full info