DARK STAR SAFARI The Djibouti Line to Harar

Author : Paul Theroux

Year : 2004

ONLY TWO TRAINS a week ran on the Ethiopian line to Djibouti,across the low hills east of Addis Ababa and the rubbly plain to the Ethiopian town of Dire Dawa. From there I could go by road into the mountains to the old walled city of Harar.