Hara Lodge, Lake Langano

Liza writes: Hara lodge, where I stayed this weekend, is the former Wenney lodge on the east side if Langano, but with new owners. The place is lovely. I never stayed at Wenney before, but the rooms were comfy, the plumbing in the bathroom worked well – hot water only between 6-7.30am and 6-7 pm. Food was very tasty … Continue reading Hara Lodge, Lake Langano

2015 trip report

Ian and Les write: Going South: One night on Lake Langano at Bishangari Lodge was memorable both from the point of view of location and birds. However, one has to suffer the 30 minute journey from the main road, much of it on a track, to get there. It was worth the suffering. Then the … Continue reading 2015 trip report

“Ethiopia Highlights” errata

Frank Rispin has kindly pointed out several minor errors in the new Ethiopia Highlights guide, as listed below: p 80 Air France/Alitalia/BMI no longer fly to Addis Ababa. Other airlines that do fly into Addis but are not here include Egyptair, Fly Dubai, Gulf Air, Kenya Airways p 93 The 1br COIN has been around for … Continue reading “Ethiopia Highlights” errata

Travel in Southern Ethiopia

We did a 2 weeks trip in South Ethiopia. This travel was less surprising and atonishing that the northen part (Lalibela, Simien). Nevertheless, I would like to give update on the Dodola/Adaba lodges and also the Dinsho one. Happy to start with Changeti as everything is perfect (clean, large tent, kindness…) thanks to the couple … Continue reading Travel in Southern Ethiopia

New lodge at Langano

Sabana Beach Resort (25 bungalows/rooms)  046-1191181/1191466/1191467; e-mail at sabana@ethionet.et; http://www.sabanalangano.com.  The bungalows are family-friendly and can be combined depending on your requirements.  This new resort has an unusual landscape that combines a beachfront recreation area with a bar and snack facility and lakeside dining with a vast cliff-top.  From the location about 50 meters above … Continue reading New lodge at Langano