The Inspiring One

In a nutshell

Not only is he an inspiring individual but he is incredibly hard-working and will go out of his way to ensure you are looked after. He also processes a fabulous laugh!

Did you know

  • Originating from the Omo Valley, Shigo was once a member of the Hamer Tribe
  • He doesn't really know his real age
  • Shigo has never seen the sea or been outside of Ethiopia
  • Tea is his least favourite beverage


  • What’s the next place on your bucketlist? Morocco
  • Which one item would you take on a deserted island? A book
  • What is your most prized possession? My bible
  • What would you choose as your last meal? Enjera

“Our fabulous guide Shigo, who grew up in a tribe, was eager to show us around his beloved country. While he left his tribe for education, he never has forgotten his culture and was eager to share his knowledge with us.”