Listings for the History & Culture Sub-Category
Over the last several hundred years, Portugal, Britain, and the Omani Arabs are some of the groups that have left a significant mark on the City. Many of their legacy symbols are still visible today, and restored as historical and cultural attractions.
Mombasa has had fascinating history – a place which many nations have occupied because of its strategically important location. Historical influences have played a key role in shaping Mombasa as it stands today.
Quickly learn useful phrases; common words; days, numbers, and animal names; common questions; and greetings in Swahili.