50 – Back to “Pit-stop” Dessie

Fri 15th  Jan, Some Amharic-named Hotel, DessieI remembered why i really hated the journey from Dessie to Addis. This time round, going the other direction, i experienced the horrible roads again. The early morning bus terminal crowd and us not having tickets meant we paid 130 birr each for tickets.…

45 – Pit stop, Dessie

Sun 10th Jan, Royal Pension, DessieI woke up at 4am in the morning and made the challenging 20 minute walk across town in the dark towards the bus station. There was some big hoohah at the station, delaying set-off by an hour more (normally its only 1 hr delay, this…