The eMakhosini valley in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, is known as the Valley of theZulu Kings. Here, two local legends are being explored concerning the Ngobese Zuluand the Siblikeni Homestead of King Senzangakhona.
Fresco Hunting in Western Bulgaria
Since 2008 Balkan Heritage has been cataloguing beautiful Orthodox frescoes found inthe crumbling remains of mediaeval churches and monasteries in western Bulgaria. Withthe help of volunteers they aim to bring these frescoes to the attention of the world.
Issue 9August 2009Editors:Felicity DonohoeMaggie Struckmeier Layout:Maggie Struckmeier GraphicsDavid ConnollyPast HorizonsTraprain HouseLuggate BurnHaddingtonEast LothianEH41 4QATel: +44 (0)1620 861643Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb:www.pasthorizons.com
Contributors:Elize Bekker Ivan VasilevKen Taylor Krassimira LukaTime Team AmericaAnnie EvansFront cover: The altar space inthe church at the 11th centuryArchangel Michael monastery inTran.Photo: Balkan Heritage
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