Mountain View Hotel

Address: North Wollo, Lalibela, Ethiopia | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on North Wollo, Lalibela, is near Simien National Park and The Ruins of Aksum.
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      Travel Blogs from Lalibela

      The Money Shots

      A travel blog entry by latitudeproblem on Apr 21, 2014

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      ... I had seen yet another of the Earth's marvels with my own over-used eyes. We made our way up the hill and out of the complex as the sun finally crashed into the horizon and disappeared silently, leaving a hazy glow behind us as children loitering at the exit asked for yet more pens. I know it sounds insensitive but a pen is pointless when you have a laptop, the pen is mightier than the sword but the laptop is mightier than all as long as you have an Ethiopian-to-UK power adaptor.
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      The Rocky Road to Recovery

      A travel blog entry by latitudeproblem on Apr 21, 2014

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      ... clearly aimed at the faranji who earned more than 3 a day and although it only amounted to about 30 each, perhaps comparable to visiting Madame Tussauds or the London Eye, we weren’t in a pound sterling economy so it grated on all five of us. Micha even tried to use a ticket that an Austrian tourist had given him but he almost ended up in an Ethi-jail. Meta argued with the guard and stopped him from calling the police, after a few minutes there were smiles ...

      Tyring Crowds

      A travel blog entry by latitudeproblem on Apr 20, 2014

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      ... the crowds to focus on the tyre-less jeep and tireless efforts of Mita.

      New tyre bolted in place and we were ready to go. By this time however, we had attracted a crowd capable of filling a second tier English football stadium and when the mounted police arrived with tazers and mega phones it was time to hit the dirt track. I’m exaggerating about the last bit, they don’t have mega phones in Ethiopia.
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      Monolithic Churches

      A travel blog entry by outbounders on Apr 12, 2014

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      ... ancient rock-hewn churches were filled with devout Christians and priests singing prayers in a hypnotic state. The church grounds are a sanctuary from the demands of begging children and other hustlers. Tourists can freely explore the churches and other surrounding areas, all provide a rare glimpse into the heavy and abundant influence of Christianity in Ethiopia. Looking at all the churches, ...

      Churches, Caves, Rocks, Pilgrims plus Minibuses

      A travel blog entry by rupertcdean on Feb 16, 2014

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      ... him to buzz off. Later that evening after a great Ethiopian meal, I phoned up Addis and agreed to use him.


      We started off as I had hoped at 6.00am in the pitch black at St Georges, one of the 11 Rock Hewn Churches of Lalibela and considered the ‘masterpiece’. King Lalibela dug & built all these churches in 12th century over (as legend has it) a 23 period. His goal inspired by a meeting with God was to bring Jerusalem to his subjects. ...