Meet the Team
The 'big' Desta is the baby girl of the family, and now manages the hotel. She studied nursing but prefers working in hospitality and has worked in restaurants, shops, and hotels. She recently married!
The baby brother of Desta, Tadios studied tourism and was a tour guide for many year. He manages the online reservations. When not working, you can find him watching football (Man Utd fan!)
'Little' Desta is our cousin and Big Chef. She learnt cooking from her mum and has worked in many restaurants in Lalibela. All our food is cooked by her in our home-style. Her favourite food is doro wot.
Meet Our Guides
Sisay is licensed to offer tours of the rock-hewn churches in and around Lalibela. He has worked as guide for more than 5 years. He enjoys hiking and running, and reads history. His favourite book is the Amharic novel Love to the Death by Adis Almayoun.
Getaye speaks English and some French. He has worked as a guide for 6 years, including 3 years travelling all around the country. Recently he has been focused on working in Lalibela. When not working, he enjoys relaxing with friends and family. His a fan of Ethiopian coffee, but not of the English Premiere League! His favourite movie is Titanic.
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