Lalibela could be argued to be Ethiopia’s religious centre.  Although my main purpose for going to the town was for a hike to Hudad in the highlands, it was a great opportunity to see the architecture and religion of Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity, a very old religion. The architecture of Lalibela’s churches (also found in some … Continue reading Lalibela

Hudad in the Highlands

Hudad is a lodge sitting atop a high plateau (more than 3,300m altitude) and overlooking the historic religious town of Lalibela, Ethiopia.  The lodge sits on its own plateau that commands 360 degree views of the valleys and mountains surrounding it.  On the trek up you will pass many small villages and meet many local people. … Continue reading Hudad in the Highlands