Mali will be with Bianca and her friends during their stay. He has been with the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge in Serengeti for many years. He know the plains well.

The chief of Tireli, a Dogon village, where we slept on the roof of his compound. The morning we left he presented us each with a necklace from his village.

Masai men - Kenya

It's important to note that other cultures understand the importance of the color purple, as well.

Young faces from western Africa, Bozo girl in Bamako, Mali. Description from I searched for this on

Portrait of a Peul woman wearing amber necklaces from Northern Mali Photo by Luca Gargano