Mokorotlo in Maseru | Columbus Travel
Naast de traditionele dekens is er ook de Basotho hoed of de Mokorotlo. Dit is de traditionele hoed van Lesotho en hij is gewoven uit gras. Elke kegelvormige hoed is gedecoreerd met één of meerdere lijnen en het uiteinde van de kegel wordt afgewerkt ... - Maseru, Lesotho | Columbus Travel
The Rich History Behind Basotho Heritage Blankets
For the people of Lesotho, the blankets have become every bit as ubiquitous as denim and an even more important part of everyday life.
Maliba lodge, Thaba-Tseka, Lesotho — by Emma McEvoy
Also in my top 3 accommodation places! Maliba lodge in Lesotho is breathtaking. Not many people think of Lesotho when they think of...
Lesotho, the Mountain Kingdom of Africa - The World on my Necklace
Lesotho is a small mountainous country located entirely within South Africa. It is off the tourist trail and is endlessly fascinating. Find out how to visit
Maseru Capital City of Lesotho The Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho, a land locked country, entirely surrounded by the Republic of South Africa. Formerly Basutoland, the name Lesotho roughly translates into “the land of the people who speak Sotho.” History Village near Mokhotlong, Lesotho Photos by Ron Miller Several clans and chiefdoms of southern Sotho people occupied the area which is presently the Northern and Eastern Free States, and Western Lesotho from about 1400 AD. In the early 19th…
Lesotho (Leh-soo-too) is a tiny enclave of South Africa situated high in the Drakensberg and Maloti Mountains. It is often called the Kingdom in the Sky, and for obvious reasons. It is the only c…
Stunning photos of the horsemen of Lesotho
Photographer Thom Pierce spent eight days in the mountain villages of Semonkong, Lesotho, photographing local horsemen and herders.
beautiesofafrique: African ethnic group of the week: the Sotho people There are three distinct groups of Sotho people, The Basotho (Southern Sotho) , the Pedi (Northern Sotho) and the Tswana (many of whom live in Botswana). The Sotho people originate from remnants of other tribes that had migrated into Southern Africa around the 5th century and were scattered by the wars and raids of the Zulus under King Shaka. The main group in South Africa are the Southern Sotho (Basotho), who were…
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