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You again?

You again?

If you were reading this blog in March and April, you may remember that I extended my first tour of this trip largely because I couldn’t bring myself to pass up a second visit to the Okavango Delta. After that trip, I wrote that I could go there a hundred times and still be taken … Continue reading

Live from London

Live from London

At this very moment, I’m eating breakfast in the BA lounge at Heathrow (thanks, frequent flier miles!). It’s hard to believe that I’m going to be home in New York later today. Predictably, I failed miserably at catching up on the blog before I left Africa, so I still have ten or so entries to … Continue reading

Flying Ethiopian

Flying Ethiopian

Sunday, April 15, 2012. 12:00 pm: Juliet and I call Ethiopian Airlines and ask to change our flight from Lalibela to Addis from Tuesday the 17th to Monday the 16th. We love Lalibela, but we had arrived a day earlier than planned (since we had to skip out of ATM-less Axum a day early) and … Continue reading

Thirteen months of sunshine

Thirteen months of sunshine

Before I got distracted by my love affair with the Kenyan giraffes, I think I left off in early April, when I met Juliet in Nairobi. She was in Nairobi for work, and I met her there so that we could organize a trip to Ethiopia, which we had been talking about for months but … Continue reading

On the Road, Part Four: Maun –> Kasane

On the Road, Part Four: Maun –> Kasane

There’s lots to see but not that much to say about the Delta, so this post will be light on words and heavy on pictures (also because I am sick of being three weeks behind so trying to cut down on the long-winded posts, which I’m sure everyone besides my immediate family will be grateful … Continue reading