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The fantastic scenery of Ethiopia just keeps getting better and better as we head up into the Simien Mountains National Park. The park is another UNESCO World Heritage Site, and contains the habitats of several endangered species.
The park headquarters is in the small town of Debark, which has the same …
... come across a group of Gelada Baboons. These are the only grass eating baboons and very calm about being invaded by 21 camera toting tourists. Despite overnight rain everyone sets off on the morning hike to the waterfall. The long distance hikers continued on while the day hikers returned to camp. The afternoon was punctuated by thunderstorms and hail. We whiled away the afternoon on the truck. We had to cook under an awning and retired to the warmth of sleeping bags early. ...
Sunset - I was told to go up behind the upper bungalows so armed with my monopod up one trudged. No clouds were on the horizon so I was not very hopeful at all.
... The natural beauties of this region have always filled visitors from Ethiopia and abroad with awe.
On the bus, we were accompanied by rangers with rifles. This Tour was the special adventure in my life. The nature was amazing, the view breathtaking and hanging out with gelada baboon was indiscribable.
... doors, two-tiered thatch roof and well-preserved paintings, Debre Berhan Selassie is one of the most beautiful churches in Ethiopia.
Zapuščamo Gonder in pot nadaljujemo proti gorovju Simien, ki vodi skozi vasico etiopijskih Judov, Falašev, ki se danes ukvarjajo predvsem z lončarstvom. Ustavili smo se v vasici, in vsi skupaj tako odrasli, kot otroci so bili zelo "agresivni" prodajalci.
We are leaving the Gonder and ...