Giving thanks in Ethiopia’s Amharic language

Ethiopia gave me much for which to feel grateful, but made it a challenge to express that feeling.

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Pilgrims visit the churches of Lalibela ahead of Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas, January 2020
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Route of our 2020 trip to Ethiopia. Addis Ababa-Lalibela-Gondar-Bahir Dar-Addis Ababa. Base map courtesy of Ian Macky’s PAT portable atlas site.
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Recording by David G. Young

World’s Best Coffee?

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Coffee shop sign from Gondar, Ethiopia.
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Journalist fascinated by art, history, medicine, politics and food. Has visited museums on six continents, eaten in more than 50 nations. Knows FDA, Congress.

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