Ethiopia - The Road to the Simien Mountains November 7th 2009 I Was Only 5½ Hours From Simien
"I Love You! You Are Beautiful! Give Me Your Banana"
It's another early start today (5:30a.m.) as we have a long drive ahead to The Simien Mountains. The tour company literature says it will take about 5½ hours - Good! We should be there for lunch!
We get underway at about 6:30. There's already a lot of Ethiopians mo ... read more
Africa » Ethiopia » Amhara Region » Simien Mountains 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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