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... and we could only go in the first bit of the church. I loved the wrap around walkway and the great roof above it. Well worth the visit there.
A second Tuk Tuk trip back to town for Paige and co, tried to find somewhere to eat - wandered all around the piazza area but no where seemed t be open - except for a cafe that was playing the TV at a great volume inside and the only table in the shade outside had a swarm of bees on it - so in the end ...
... whole thing! But need to remember breakfast was 2 eggs, 2 toast about 6 hours before. Working on 1.8L water bottle number 2. Still haven't peed much, but last few days only had about 1-2L a day, which got a good scolding from Jodi for. Been trying to add salt to food, and just seems wrong!!! Salt on pizza was just....gross??? But apparently I need more salt then I take in. My helmet straps are so gross, white and purple now. They are getting stiff too. Might need to replace ...
... the bike the shoes come off and flip flops on, I forget to put sunscreen on...ok I can't be bothered. Tea, soup and tent set up are more the goal. With being one month on the road, things have changed, but not changed. Yes I miss Canada greatly, the people, the comforts, the luxury and am very lucky to be a Canadian! (Good choice Mom and Dad!!) But the trip is still amazing. Nothing you could do, read study prepare you for what happens. 2 riders who are super strong, ...
... with Tim not too far behind. They were given superb attention and whisked off in the the Landcruiser straight to the hotel in Gonder.
So the rest of us sat in the Dog Box and enjoyed the view for most of the day - most of us fading a little towards the end. Unbelievably Mike arrived at the Lunch stop before the Dinner truck got there - Serious Respect there. Eric was only about 25 minutes or so behind, with the remainder (and didn't seem to ...
... name, country, destination.. which got some attention, and passport number. I was one number wrong in mine but hopefully no biggie. Under the rope and we arrived in Matema, Ethiopia. TdA was waiting for us to complete the immigration into Ethiopia, a temperature reading (from the fore head??), fingers scanned and photo taken we were in! All to come out to find Andy had a flat. So we got that changed and decided the town was crazy and more American/African then Sudan. People ...
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P.O.Box 182 , Gonder | 3 star hotelfrom $91