Ethiopia (April-May 2012): Mekele-to-Lalibela-to-Debark trek (page 6 of 8)

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Map. (Click here to access the waypoints in Google Earth. Click on the map to get a better-resolution picture of it.)

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1. Mekele

2. Melber

3. Adigueba

4. Samre

5. Finaroa

6. Sara

7. Chakra

8. Samara

9. Mailomi

10. Sekota

11. Wouala

12 Hass

13. Hava

14 Bilbela

15. Lalibela

16 Daria Johanes

17 Mari

18 Azila

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20 Amusit

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22. Tekeze river

23. Chinamba

24. Archwa

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26. Salamiyi

27 Dorona

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30. Debark

 

Men leaving Azila (WP #18) for a day of field plowing.

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Field plowing with oxen.

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Between WP #18 and WP #19.

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Prenuptial groom parade through the main street of Chilla, a rather big village before reaching WP #19.

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Click on the photo below to see a short movie of the parade.

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Women enjoying the parade.

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Our campsite at WP #19.

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Women at WP #19.

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Between WP #19 and WP #20.

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Girl and old man in a small village between WP #19 and #20 where we stopped for lunch.

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Gebru enjoying tella in that same village. Tella is a typical home-brewed beer made from teff (the cereal used to make injera) or barley

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More views between WP #19 and WP #20.

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Canyons before reaching the village of Amusit (WP #20).

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