Monday 6 August: Sylvia Today was pretty much a travel day. We spent a leisurely morning at the Sheraton in Addis, finishing the blog to date, catching up on some much needed rest and enjoying having hot water for the shower. Our original itinerary showed a direct flight from Addis to Kigali in Rwanda but […]
Friday 3 August 2018: Roger Up at 5.45am for a cold shower and breakfast, with Christmas music playing in the background, we were ready for our flight south. The Kuriftu Resort is probably the flashest place we have stayed at so far but hot water for a shower was not working today. The breakfast was great […]
For any of you interested here is a map showing the places we have been and where we are going..
Monday 30 July 2018: Roger After breakfast at the Sabean Hotel we took a stroll down the Main Street. The blue tuktuks swarmed the street like ants in search of crumbs. There are apparently over a thousand of these in this town of 50,000. Most of the shops are still closed as ladies set up […]
Saturday 28 July 2018: Roger Departing Singapore at 2am on Ethiopian Airlines, with their bright green blankets and bright yellow eyeshades, we had no doubt we were on the right airline. Landing in Addis Ababa at 6am local time we were bussed to the terminal and really appreciated being first in line as the immigration […]