Salambo in Addis

Salambo discovering Ethiopia

A budding textile industry

Ethiopia has a long tradition of working with textiles, particularly for traditional clothing and household decoration. In my quest for discovering the city, I went on an (organised) tour of … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

The largest market in Africa

I had heard a lot about Merkato, the biggest open-air market in Addis Ababa and Africa.  Many stories circulate about it; it is known for being a stronghold for pickpockets, … Continue reading

September 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

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