Lamu cultural festivals

Several times in the year, Lamu island, off Kenya’s Coast, comes alive with cultural festivals that attract visitors in droves. There are 7  festivals held annually. The most popular ones are the Lamu Food Festival, Lamu Arts Festival, Lamu Maulid Festival, Lamu Yoga Festival and the biggest and oldest, the Lamu Cultural Festival. The Lamu [...]
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Lamu Old Town – Part 2 –

Here we are with the part 2 of our tale about Lamu Old town, in particular the Lamu Museum. If you're missing the first part, you can read it here. Going on with the exploration of the rooms of the Lamu old Town Museum, you'll face with a display of a bride in the traditional [...]
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Lamu Old Town

One thing impossible to miss in Lamu Old Town, a Unesco World Heritage, is without any doubt the Lamu Museum. Is located in a grand swahili warehouse by the seafront not far from the old jetty. Most of the ground floor is dedicated to the works of Muhammadi Kijuma. Muhammad Bin Omar Bakarii (commonly called [...]
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