Author: DM_dev

Everlyn is a Maasai mama who hails from the Kajiado region of Kenya, a dry and stunningly beautiful area close to the Tanzanian border, around halfway between Nairobi and Arusha. A true Maasai homeland. As is the Maasai tradition, she looks after cattle, sheep and goats...

Eunice is a Maasai mama with 5 children who hails from the Kajiado region of Kenya, a dry and stunningly beautiful area close to the Tanzanian border, around halfway between Nairobi and Arusha. A true Maasai homeland. Her favourite design is any one of the traditional...

Lamu is paradise! It is an archipelago of islands with Lamu Town as its principal settlement and situated on the north-east coast of Kenya. The town is the oldest continually inhabited settlement in Kenya, founded in 1370 and is one of the key areas of...

If you are familiar with Tsavo (pronounced Sah-voe) National Park, you may not know that there are actually 2 parks: Tsavo East and Tsavo West. Tsavo is huge, by far the biggest National Park at a combined area of 22000km2. Tsavo East on its own...

Manyatta is glad to say that the next stock of Maasai beaded belts is due to arrive very soon. In the meantime, the first of three blogs explaining the provenance of the names for the belts. The Samburu live for the most part in Northern Kenya,...