Salambo in Addis

Salambo discovering Ethiopia

Fourth time back

For the fourth time now, I am back in Addis after a long summer break in Europe. This time, my first week here was quite eventful: it started with a … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · 6 Comments

Embassy life in Addis

As I am preparing to travel to Europe for the summer and momentarily interrupt writing on this blog, I need to mention a few words about the “true expat life” … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

Expat life carries on as AU celebrates its 50th anniversary

I don’t need to mention that Addis Abeba was in the news this weekend with the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the African Union, the pan-African organisation based in … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Job not permitted

There are days I really have no inspiration to write so limited my life in Addis feels. If I didn’t constantly make an effort to get out to expose myself … Continue reading

May 22, 2013 · 7 Comments

Trouble at home…

I have been relatively silent in the last few weeks, as I felt I didn’t have much to write about. As a matter of fact, I was preoccupied with domestic … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · 4 Comments

The expats

As we’re getting close to the end of the school year, many expats are getting ready to leave Addis to move to new places. To get rid of unwanted stuff, … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

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