April 2015 Trip Report

Natalia writes: Addis Ababa: Biruk Bed and Breakfast was excellent. Much better than expected, excellent owners and comfortable room. Correction to the Bradt guide: if looking for Linda’s restaurant at the Juventus Club, it is important to go up the RIGHT hand steps on Meskel Square’s terrace (facing the terrace), NOT the left hand steps. … Continue reading April 2015 Trip Report


Lalibela and Yirga Alem

Lalibela: airport transfer now costs 70birr one way single room at the Seven Olives hotel is 24$ the standard approved guide for the Lalibela churches seems to be 350birr for one person entrance to the churches: 350 birr Also a small comment on the VAT and service charges which are charged almost everywhere in restaurants … Continue reading Lalibela and Yirga Alem