Michael, my Uber driver from Ethiopia

I’m a big fan of Uber. It’s convenient, keeps me from having to talk on the phone to anyone, makes payment simple. I also like talking to the drivers, learning why and how they became a driver, and get some locals’ insight into the place I’m visiting.

A few months ago, when I was in Orlando for a conference, I needed a ride from the airport to my hotel, so I called an Uber and met one of the most interesting drivers to date. Continue reading