I visited Lamu the best of time this year. A good time to visit for every January, after the heavy-duty festive crowd goes home, Lamu largely reverts to its centuries-old ways. In the winding alleyways, fully veiled women scurry toward the outdoor market, their eyes darting beneath black bui-buis (veils). Interestingly, centuries after the Swahili first ancestors settled on the... More
- Also Known As:
- Kipungani Explorer Hotel Lamu Island
- Kipungani Explorer Hotel
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Overlooking the tranquil waters of the sheltered Kipungani Channel, on the remote southwestern tip of Lamu Island, Kipungani is a dream destination for those seeking a true away-from-it-all desert island holiday.Our 16 spacious bandas are shaded by the palm trees that line our 600-metre beachfront, the bandas are constructed entirely from local materials, with mkeka palm floors and makuti thatch roofs woven by residents of neighbouring Kipungani village. ... more less
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