Author Archives: Lebawit Lily Girma

Lebawit Lily Girma has contributed writing and photography to CNN Travel, New York Magazine, AFAR, American Way, Travel Channel, BBC Travel, and others. She’s the currrent author of MOON BELIZE for Moon Travel Guides and is completing a second title, MOON BELIZE CAYES. Lily is also AFAR's Jamaica Expert, and author of the AFAR Jamaica Country Guide. A serial expat, she's lived and studied on three continents, including Africa–from her native Ethiopia to Côte d'Ivoire–and Europe, and is fluent in four languages. A former attorney who ditched the office for the road in 2009, she favors all things culture, adventure and storytelling, and escapes Washington DC’s winters every year.

BOOK RELEASE: Jamaica’s Best Beaches Now Available

It’s finally here! After working on Jamaica’s Best Beaches over the past few months, I am thrilled to share that my first self-published e-book is now available for purchase on Amazon. A mini guide to Jamaica’s top sandy stretches and main coastal towns, Jamaica’s Best Beaches is 131 pages long and in full color. In […]

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PHOTOS: Belize Celebrates 33 Years of Independence

Click on the above image or at this link to view my photo essay from last weekend’s Independence Celebrations. More photos will roll out on my Facebook Page over the coming days and weeks.  

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