Somaliland: Harar the Timeless Ethiopian City of Mosques


This was built by an Indian merchant on the site of an earlier house where Rimbaud apparently lived

Somalilandsun – The ancient walled city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia is a hard place to forget: the silent maze-like alleys, the scents of the markets, the handsome women carrying intricately woven baskets atop heads, the muezzins calling the Muslim faithful to prayer.
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