All Roads Lead to Mercato


David Sears, text and photos ©
Every Ethiopia travel book mentions the charms of Addis Ababa's mercato, "the biggest open-air market on the African continent." Every person in every settlement in the country knows something of its legend. Local folk, without exception, say "you can get anything you want in mercato."

And that's not all.
1  Roads
2  Economic
theory
3  Economic
practice
4  Sirens of
mercato
5  Living
locally
6  Dressing globally
7  Kids
endnotes
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