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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Kenya

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Historical Places in Kenya

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    Lamu Old Town , Lamu Island
    A blend of Arab and African architecture characterizes Lamu Old Town, the oldest and best-preserved Swahili settlement on the East African co
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    Walk in the footsteps of the famous colonial-era Danish writer at Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages, built at the site of the original
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    Old Town , Mombasa
    Take in the blend of international merchant traditions at Old Town, a collection of 18th-century buildings and tapered streets. Local Arabs a
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    Dating from the 15th century, Mnarani Ruins (Museum) holds the ruins of two mosques. The surrounding village actually dates back to the 14th
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    Takwa Ruins , Manda Island
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