Nyamirambo Women’s Centre Tour

by Zora O'Neill on April 14, 2014

There’s a great little organization in Kigali, the Nyamirambo Women’s Centre. It’s a work co-op and educational group, teaching women job skills. They run a fun walking tour around their neighborhood, which ends with lunch–which happened to be some of the best food we had in Rwanda. I highly recommend this! To tantalize you, here […]


Rwanda, Really

by Zora O'Neill on April 7, 2014

To be honest, I’m still trying to sort out all the threads of our trip to Rwanda. We were there only a week, but we saw a lot, had a lot of interesting conversations, and left feeling as though we could come back for twice as long. So this post is mostly a photo dump, […]


Itegue Taitu Hotel, Addis Ababa

by Zora O'Neill on March 31, 2014

I just saw The Grand Budapest Hotel this weekend, and I came away with such a swoony fever over that fabulous time-warp of a place (the weird, dying 1968 hotel, not the one in the 1930s) that I’m putting off the Rwanda posts I had planned so I can tell you about the fantastico Itegue […]


Back in the Saddle…Rwanda and beyond

by Zora O'Neill on March 10, 2014

Ahhh, that was a nice little hiatus. Thanks for bearing with me. I know you were drumming your fingers impatiently on your desk all this time. While I hopped around to four different countries and completely wore myself out. First, Peter and I went to Rwanda. As you do. But really: Peter and I met […]