Ras Amba Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... phone. Then as your target approaches you must look as normal as possible and "accidentally" spit on this person. Their immediate reaction will be to wipe it off. Perfect their hands will not be in their pockets insuring nobody pickpockets them as you are about to do. THE MOST IMPORTANT PART is to be super super super polite. Apologize continuously to your target about the spit. Offer ...
... we drove we had a great chat.
Yilma is very well traveled, really interesting, shared his thoughts about the current government and life in Ethiopia.
He owns a concrete plant outside of town and has family all over the world, so he's super well educated and interesting.
He dropped me off at Meskel Square and asked me out for dinner the next day, which I declined by explaining I was leaving Addis in the morning (I wasn't).
But I did give him ...
... when I asked someone directions, he wanted to gain from me materially.
-----The beggars whom I felt the most sympathy for were the women with young children. Seeing them, understanding that many men neglected their babies, it made me wish that we'd get rid of monogamy and capitalism for good, and all the men could work to support all the women, who - when take care of - would live to please the men.
-----But on the dirty streets of Addis ...
I love coming back to a place that you have visited before and taking it in with a new perspective, having now seen other parts of the country. I now looked at Addis as a vibrant, populace and modern place - contrary to my first thoughts that it was a steaming pile of rubble waiting with a false smile to charge you for a day tour.
At about midday, I said goodbye to Micha and Sarah and gathered my bags out of the jeep. Mita dropped me at a place he knew where ...
It turns out the entire generator went up in flames just then. Literally. It kicked on when we lost power from the usual electrical supply and then literally caught fire and then eventually blew up. The entire hospital compound was out of power. Without power there is no plumbing. I discovered that when I returned to my apartment to find the same. The electrical company is supposed to be trucking in a new generator for the ...