A former corporate attorney, Lebawit Lily Girma is an award-winning travel writer, photographer, and author of several Caribbean guidebooks for US-publisher Moon Travel Guides, including Moon Belize and Moon Dominican Republic. Originally from Ethiopia, Lily calls herself a “culture-holic”–fluent in four languages, she has lived in eight countries besides the U.S., including Belize, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic. Her articles and photography focusing on culture, adventure, and sustainable travel in the Caribbean region have been published in AFAR Magazine, CNN, BBC, Delta Sky, The Guardian, and others. She is the recipient of the 2016 Marcia Vickery Wallace Award for Excellence in Travel Journalism from the Caribbean Tourism Organization.
Latest posts by Lebawit Lily Girma (see all)
- #MoonDR2019 Dispatch: It’s a wrap! - September 18, 2018
- #MoonDR2019 Dispatch: Barahona Province and Pedernales - June 29, 2018
- What’s Hot: June and July 2018 Events around the Dominican Republic — DRVisitor.com’s Top Picks - June 5, 2018