Salambo in Addis

Salambo discovering Ethiopia

Discovering the food

We’ve hardly cooked since we moved here.  As we’re still waiting for our container (which may take another month), we currently have to use very basic kitchen tools, which include … Continue reading

September 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

New Year’s Day

Today is the start of the New Year according to the Ethiopian calendar. Ethiopia never adopted the Gregorian calendar, which was introduced in Europe at the end of the 16th … Continue reading

September 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

A house in Addis

We live in an area called Old Airport because that’s where the airport used to be before it moved south of the city to Bole. It is considered as one of … Continue reading

September 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Arriving in Addis

Moving somewhere new is always difficult, but moving to Addis Ababa is quite a shock!  What struck me first coming from Europe was not the poverty, the chaos or the … Continue reading

September 10, 2011 · 2 Comments

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