|VERY young boys drive donkey carts down the highway ~ |
sometimes right in the middle of the lane!
|We couldn't get over how DRY it was all the way to|
Shashamene. It was a little greener there and in Awassa.
|Many donkey carts are REALLY loaded down!|
|These are very typical of the homes we see on the way to|
Awassa. They are called tukuls.
|There were THREE monkeys right|
by our car after we parked.
|This shows how small they are.|
|This is the naughty one that stole a roll from the|
|Just after we had our picture taken, he jumped|
on the railing by the door to the restaurant
to get seconds from the buffet!
Here are a few more photos from our trip to Awassa....
|In Awassa (there they call it Hawassa) we saw these HUGE|
birds in the tops of the trees all down the street coming from
|We LOVE how they display their potatoes for sale along the road!|
|These hills are termite hills. There are MUCH bigger ones but|
these were all I was able to get.
|A little "market place" by the lake on the way home|
|There were LOTS of melons, potatoes, purple onions and tomatoes|
|The view from the balcony of our room!|
|LOTS of birds and ducks were around the lake.|
|We got a kick out of watching the catfish all|
jump out of the water at the SAME time!
|We stopped by a gift shop and this Christmas tree|
caught my eye. It was COVERED with ribbons
|After looking at photos online (mormon newsroom) of the NEW|
Gilbert Temple last night.... These tiles in the LEWI Reception
Area reminded me a little of the design in the skylights, etc.... Ü
|Our "fancy" bed covering|
|Our mosquito net (that we didn't use)....|