At the Makindu Gurdwara, a Free Meal and a Bed Await

About a hundred and sixty kilometres from Nairobi stands the Makindu Gurdwara, a Sikh temple steeped in history and legend.

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End of the Railway? Nanyuki’s Lost Map Myth Debunked

Nanyuki’s “lost map” ended the Lunatic line, giving the town its famous “end of the railway” title. But years later, the map has been found.

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Shin Bone Reveals Our Ancient Cannibal Traits

Ever dream of a trip where lunch could walk on two legs and wear fur? Pack your time machine and head to the African savanna 1.45 million years ago because those early human ancestors may have had a surprising menu item: each other!

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Kanam Hides an Old Archaeology Riddle

It was at Kanam that famous Archaeologist, Louis Leakey, in 1932, discovered the first fossils of what he thought to be Australopithecus but was it?

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A Haunting Engulfs the Wagalla Massacre Site

The Wagalla Massacre Site, where thousands of Degodia Somalis were killed in cold blood remains one of the most strangest events in Kenyan history.

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This Mad FlipFlopi Expedition is a World First

In 2016 when Ben and his FlipFlopi crew decided to build a boat entirely from recycled plastic and then sail it to the Cape, everyone thought they were mad.

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Test an Old Haunting at Mbaraki Pillar

Mbaraki Pillar, standing 50 FT tall, continues to be a source of deep controversy. Local folk speak of a powerful Arab spirit that resides within its walls.

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Demystifying the Galton-Fenzi Memorial

The Galton-Fenzi Memorial should be one of those monuments in Nairobi that elicits a lot of attention from travellers because of its history. It does not.

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