How to Navigate Ketema as a Diaspora II

Part 2 of tips aimed to guide diaspora in Maekel Ketema – [the neighborhood] in the African city that never sleeps.

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Could I Handle Asmara’s Attitude?

Anecdotes of cultural clashes in Asmara and coming to my senses after a series of less pleasant encounters with Asmarinos.

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Speak Your Mother’s Tongue

A random night of internet surfing led me to a Ted Talk which disproves myths surrounding adult language learners.

Learn Tigrinya, Before Snapping at Relatives

A photo session among family members who don’t speak English taught me an important lesson in photographing abroad.