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TAKING ONE FOR THE TEAM

ETHIOPIA: Reviving the Axumite Empire

October 30th 2011
ETHIOPIA: Reviving the Axumite Empire. Enter our flight at Bahir Dar...hostess points to my seat...front seat, window...big white man in it...empty next to him...Ros's seat. "Excuse me, you are in my seat," as I show him my ticket. "Take it up with him" he points across the aisle front seats to where three black men in suits are sitting. "He took my s ... read more
Africa » Ethiopia » Amhara Region » Axum

Ethiopian Flag 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
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30th October 2011

Yuck!
I've given that one 5 stars for the sheer gross factor haa haa ;)
30th October 2011

THANKS NICK....
good to hear from you...but...would you take one for the team...?
30th October 2011

Haa haa
If we are comparing leech wounds then check out my Kumily blog. I must freely admit, it is nowhere as gruesome as yours though.
30th October 2011

IT'S THE STORY THAT COUNTS
Now that I have your attention...I hope you liked the story...it is the highlight of the blog...complemented by the photos...the history of Ethiopia is amazing.

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