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 Culture & Tradition

The marvel of Manga

2018-02-19T11:11:30+00:00
Tom Mwiraria
2 days ago

A road is laid, connecting Kisii to Nyamira county. It winds and turns, rises and falls. Soon it will take me to a misty verdant hill that goes as far as eyes can see. I will be there soon before the gathering clouds weep over the mute hill. They call it Manga cliff. A local

 Africa in Pictures

Departure from Nairobi

2017-09-03T02:59:44+00:00
Tom Mwiraria
6 months ago

Departure from Nairobi -------------------- The land of indomitable lions, land of fearless eagles, land of sun's benediction', land of lonely ruby hills, land of hypnotising sunsets, the land beyond the misty mountains of my ancestors is calling my name' come, M'Ntani come'. I shall heed and go. Beneath the azure Eastern skies, across the valleys,

 Africa in Pictures

Fort Jesus

2017-08-16T02:41:41+00:00
Tom Mwiraria
6 months ago

Between 1593-1596, the Portuguese built a Fort in Mombasa. A deluxe example of Portuguese military architecture of 16th Century, dexterously designed by Italian Architect Cairati. Built in human shape the building was christened Fort Jesus, a clear religious orientation of the builders. It is now UNESCO heritage site. Inside the Fort a museum which exhibits

 Culture & Tradition

Mombasa, Kenya.

2017-08-16T02:32:22+00:00
Tom Mwiraria
8 months ago

This city lies on the shores of the impregnable Indian Ocean. Mombasa is Kenya's second largest city which offers travelers an exotic tang of the rich African tropics flavored with the ruins of its' misty seafaring history. This destination is attached to many islands by bridges and ferries. Leagues upon leagues of miles stretch to