|Mountain near Kosober|
The road at this point is at 2650m – the highest point on my journey from Gilgel to Bahir Dar.
|Wedding near Karr ridge|
I had to cross this 30km long ridge and drop 700m to get to Gilgel.
|Meskel Celebration “Finding of the True Cross” Orthodox Christian festival in September.|
|Lake Tana, Bahir Dar|
Bahir Dar is a large town on the southern edge of the lake and is 6 hours drive from Gilgel, but is the nearest airport and source of foreign food.
|Papyrus boat on Lake Tana|
|Lake Tana Island Monastery Entrance|
For half of the population!
|Towards the end of the dry season everything gets burned for square kilometers around the village.|
|Inside my house|
note all the buckets and bowls to collect water (which is only on for an hour in the morning and one in the evening... sometimes!)
I taught myself to read the letters.
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