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Festive Ethiopia – Timkat Madness in Gondar

Heat, huge crowds, continuous pushing and shoving, religious chants accompanied by war cries and the never ending tooting noise produced by vuvuzela-like instruments (those annoying things you heard at matches during the last world cup). This is Timkat (celebration of the Ephiphany) in Gondar. If you don’t like any of the mentioned, this isn’t the place for you. I didn’t know any better, so I went. Continue reading

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