Tall Tales of Twiga in Tanzania

Doesn't Swahili has the best animal names of any language ? ¬†Twiga for giraffe, Simba for lion, Tembo for elephant - to me these swahili words sound exactly like the animals look! Especially 'Twiga', which somehow manages to convey the tallness, the awkwardness and the beauty of a giraffe in one … Continue reading