Benin City

Discover the rich cultural heritage and fascinating history of Benin City. Plan your visit to this ancient city and immerse yourself in its vibrant traditions and landmarks.
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I don't know about you, but I always find it fascinating to learn about ancient civilizations. One of my all-time favourite kingdoms is the ancient kingdom of Benin. It was one of the most powerful and wealthy early medieval African empires. Located in present-day Nigeria, the ancient Benin Kingdom flourished from the

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The walls of Benin City were four times longer than the Great Wall of China and consumed a hundred times more material than the Great Pyramid of Cheops. 😮 Benin City was the capital of the Benin Kingdom, dating back to the 11th century, one of the oldest and most advanced states in western Africa. Benin City’s medieval moats and walls demarcated the kingdom in precise fractal patterns. 😍 #MeetAfrica #SpreadPositiveNarrativeAboutAfrica #africanhistory #nigeria #westafrica #ancientafric Africa, History, Safari, Architecture, Art, Benin City, Ancient Cities, Benin, Greats

The walls of Benin City were four times longer than the Great Wall of China and consumed a hundred times more material than the Great Pyramid of Cheops. 😮 Benin City was the capital of the Benin Kingdom, dating back to the 11th century, one of the oldest and most advanced states in western Africa. Benin City’s medieval moats and walls demarcated the kingdom in precise fractal patterns. 😍 #MeetAfrica #SpreadPositiveNarrativeAboutAfrica #africanhistory #nigeria #westafrica…

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