Gede Ruins - an archaeologists paradise February 3rd 2010 Gede Ruins
Close to Watamu there is a large archaeological site known as the Gede ruins. Buried on approximately 45 acres of land they have uncovered 2kms2 of remains of an ancient Swahili town where the rich and elite lived, dating back to at least the 13th century. It was thought to be a trading point, receiving goods coming in from the coast and distributing to the local region. Sha ... read more
Africa » Kenya » Coast Province » Watamu Founding president and liberation struggle icon Jomo KENYATTA led Kenya from independence until his death in 1978, when President Daniel Toroitich arap MOI took power in a constitutional succession. The country was a de facto one-party state from 196... ... read more
More travel adventures... this time in East Africa. Starting in Kenya we hope to spend approximately 8 months visiting Ethiopia, Rawanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique.
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