Visiting Gonder and Lalibela in Ethiopia (and The Problem With Expectations)

Gonder, Ethiopia Lalibela “If you go to Ethiopia, you’ve got to see the rock churches in Lalibela! It should be one of the new 7 Wonders of the World!” claimed a fellow traveler enthusiastically. He’s not the only one spewing superlatives about these churches in the Northern Circuit of Ethiopia. I came to Lalibela prepared …