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Exotic Zanzibar

TANZANIA | Sat, 12 Mar 2016 | By tiltingwindmills | Views [282]

Ah Zanzibar; the name invokes the sense of something exotic, like the spices for which it is famous. Stone Town with its whitewashed buildings and narrow alleys steeped in Arabic tradition does not disappoint, and feels as if you are  stepping ... Read more >

Tags: zanzibar

Sunshine Reggae, Shopping And Sea Sickness In The Sun

TANZANIA | Sun, 27 Apr 2014 | By olliegoldson | Views [461]

Dar, Zanzibar, Back to Dar and Arusha. I still hate Dar. Yep. No amount of time I will ever spend there will make me change my mind. Thankfully the promise of Zanzibar and the Indian Ocean make up for it but I can’t say I will ever book my own ... Read more >

Tags: africa travels, beaches, beer times, tanzania, zanzibar

From The Bush To The Beach With A Beer

TANZANIA | Sun, 27 Apr 2014 | By olliegoldson | Views [389]

Apparently this title is very Australian. Dar Es Salaam and Zanzibar!! I am writing this sitting on the ferry on route to Dar Es Salaam from Zanzibar. I was actually looking forward to this as the ferry is quite flash but now that I am sitting ... Read more >

Tags: africa travels, beaches, beer times, tanzania, zanzibar

Nungwi, Zanzibar

UNITED KINGDOM | Sat, 29 Jun 2013 | By cotomono | Views [445]

I am a born adventurer and I’m at my happiest when I am travelling and photographing. When I am out with my camera I’m on fire. The natural world and different people and cultures have always fascinated me. I love the outdoors. Anything that ... Read more >

Tags: activity, beach, dhow, fish, nungwi, sea, zanzibar


TANZANIA | Fri, 1 Mar 2013 | By away2travel | Views [706]

Zanzibar via Dar es Salaam Posted on   March 17, 2013 by   James Saturday, March 2, 2013 – Tanzania By Tarynne We were up by 4:15 a.m. and on our way by 5 a.m. (that actually means 5:30 a.m. because ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, diving, islands, snorkeling, sunsets, vacation, zanzibar

Photos: My Photo scholarship 2011 entry

TANZANIA | Tue, 8 Nov 2011 | By michaelcook | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

This collection of photographs was taken on a trip to Zanzibar, the renowned spice island off the coast of Tanzania, Africa. The five pictures paint a picture of the many different faces of this haunting land, evoking the past while stridently carving ... Read more >
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Tags: #2011wnphoto, tanzania, travel photography scholarship 2011, zanzibar

Tracking, Trekking & Tasting Your Way Across Africa

WORLDWIDE | Mon, 18 Apr 2011 | By travel-tips | Views [3123]

I am not shy about my love for Africa. Travel there is rugged and exhilarating. The many animals, landscapes, and cultures that exist on the continent make for endless travel itineraries. I haven’t ventured into West Africa (yet!), but my travels ... Read more >

Tags: africa, botswana, congo, malawi, namibia, south africa, tanzania, victoria falls, zambia, zanzibar

Zanzibar: Enough Said

TANZANIA | Mon, 28 Mar 2011 | By chrisaknight | Views [831]

Welcome to Zanzibar, a place everyone’s heard of, several know where it’s located, and few know it’s details. I knew one out of those three.   Let me say the name again: Zanzibar.  The name alone sounds incredibly exotic and makes you want to say ... Read more >

Tags: kendwa beach, matemwe beach, tanzania, zanzibar

Swimming with dolphins

TANZANIA | Wed, 23 Dec 2009 | By christina_wallace | Views [871]

Today I went snorkeling off of the southwest coast of Zanzibar with a group of maybe 10 from various hotels nearby.   They drove us to the beach where we donned flippers and snorkeling masks and then hopped aboard a boat to head out into the water.... Read more >

Tags: awesomeness, dolphins, monkeys, snorkeling, tanzania, zanzibar

Spice tours and rainstorms

TANZANIA | Tue, 22 Dec 2009 | By christina_wallace | Views [610]

Today I woke up bright and early and went on a spice tour, a six hour adventure through the spice plantations further inland.   There were maybe ten of us, including two American girls who just graduated undergrad from Princeton and were both working ... Read more >

Tags: spice tour, stone town, tanzania, travel friends, zanzibar

The Best. Day. Ever. (For serious.)

TANZANIA | Mon, 21 Dec 2009 | By christina_wallace | Views [893]

I just had the best travel day of my backpacking career, and it was seriously amazing.   And thing is, it totally was supposed to be a crap day, slogging from one town to the next, dealing with overland border crossings, sweating my winter weight ... Read more >

Tags: bus, highlight, mombasa, pemba, planes, tanga, travel friends, zanzibar

Kenya & Tanzania

TANZANIA | Wed, 11 Nov 2009 | By redcherry | Views [740]

  10.10.2009   · Went back to Karen Camp, where the tour initially started from, and the “Gorilla Loop” officially finishes. Five people from the truck left us at this point and we collected another 5. Michael, ... Read more >

Tags: kenya, tanzania, zanzibar

Paradisiacal Heaven

TANZANIA | Thu, 7 May 2009 | By casey_hamilton | Views [766]

After a sad farewell to Maasailand and my amazing host family, i jumped on a plane headed to Zanzibar. The plane ride was more like a bus trip. The plane begins in Kisumu, in northern Kenya, and flies to Nairobi where it drops off a few people, picks ... Read more >

Tags: beach, paje, tanzania, zanzibar


TANZANIA | Thu, 6 Nov 2008 | By sylvia_aiko | Views [852] | Comments [8]

Okay, so I'd like to take these 45 minutes of paid internet time to alert you all of the awesomeness that is being an American in Africa right now.  We're on the tropical paradise island of Zanzibar off the coast of Tanzania, and we've done some amazing ... Read more >

Tags: obama, zanzibar


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