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Ethiopia Part II: Mursi

Journeys staff member, Katina Nichols, discusses the Mursi and their long-time tradition of body modification.

Posted on August 17, 2012

Ethiopia Part I: Timkat Festival

Dick Seibel is a long-time Journeys traveler and avid photographer. One of his most recent trips with us was the Ethiopia Timkat Festival & Cultural Odyssey, which features the festival celebrations in Lalibela and the markets and indigenous peoples of the Omo Valley. The following photo essay describes the Timkat Festival.

Posted on August 9, 2012


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