up above the city heading north....
|Here is just ONE of lots of different, interesting |
types of houses we saw today!
|I LOVED the pretty yellow flowers. There|
was field after field of them for a good part
of our drive. Sister Tanner said they get oil
from them (like sunflower oil). There were
also LOTS of sunflowers along the roadside.
drove through all different types of landscapes, even
pine trees and lush, green vegetation!
|This is a close-up of the cacti overlooking what we |
called the "Grand Canyon" of Ethiopia! It was
|This was a COOL bridge just out in the middle of|
|Another view from the bridge|
|This was the AWESOME view from on top of|
the bridge!! WOW!!
|This was also taken looking down from the bridge.|
|We passed LOTS of women and girls carrying big|
bundles on their backs. Four girls had these bundles
of sticks and Elder Tanner asked if he could take
their pictures if he paid them. They didn't want
him to but I snapped this as we drove past.
|We stopped halfway there at a hotel in a little town|
to look for a restroom and buy some french
fries for lunch. Elder Tanner asked for ketchup
and said "tomato ketchup"? This is what they
brought.... Ü Kind of hard to dip fries in sliced
|In one area people were weaving BIG mats from|
long strips of bamboo all along the roadside for
|This is a pile of the mats.|