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... walked across a large colorful market to a taxi, but the driver was nowhere to be found. The time was now 2 hours before the flight, but M found a minibus a special one for me, at that point I did not care anymore if a bus or a car or a donkey was taking me. I was sure that there would not be a lot of extra time in the airport, but never mind I made it on time, even managed to finish airtime on my phone in the short time I did wait. The coffee was very very good served in an enormous ...
... stopped by King Esana Park in the middle of Axum, a little place with pleasant tables, people having beers and sodas. Also, there were small pagan stellae from the year 200 right in the park, with Sabean Pre-christian writing on them, written right to left like Hebrew with greek letters. It was quite warm outside, the cold Pepsi we had together was great. Back to my hotel.
Met a fun group of backpackers sitting outside my place: Spanish, Japanese and Israelis. We had beers, more of ...
... up a few blocks, chatted with security (who were so lax they just looked at me and said "I'm going to assume you don't have a gun, right?") then headed in to the office to have my dreams of going to Ghana and seeing Lauren shattered.
I was told I can only get a visa in my country of residence, so I would have to go back to Canada or mail my passport to the Ghanian embassy in Canada, which I didn't have time to do.
I asked about Visas on Arrival ...
... that evening Mita kept to his word and before long I had been introduced to over fifty people who all wanted to know, among other things, why I supported QPR. English football talk made short work of any potential silences and soon I had bleary-eyed Ethiopians reciting the dates of birth of all of the Liverpool players.
I can honestly say that if I were ever to relocate to a different city, I would have a ready made group of friends within a few days in Ethiopia ...