Listings for the History & Culture Sub-Category

Cultural influences
Cultural influences

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.

History of Mombasa
History of Mombasa

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.

Learn Swahili
Learn Swahili

Quickly learn useful phrases; common words; days, numbers, and animal names; common questions; and greetings in Swahili.