Top Museums

Top Museums At Zanzibar

Top Museums At Zanzibar Sultan’s Palace Museum The erstwhile home of the Sultans of Zanzibar, Palace Museum has seen so much in its long and chequered history. The furniture is rich and there’s an interesting room dedicated to the very interesting daughter of the Sultan, Sayyida Salme. Feminist before her time, Sayyida was self-taught, having…

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Zanzibar Incredible Island

Zanzibar – An Incredible Beach Destination in Tanzania, East Africa

Zanzibar – An Incredible Beach Destination in Tanzania, East Africa You’d think Zanzibar doesn’t shine quite as much as its other African counterparts. After all, it doesn’t have the Big 5 that draws visitors to other parts of the continent. It doesn’t have the spectacular migration, the massive peaks and valleys that we have come…

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Zanzibar Island

Tips on Zanzibar Island Warnings or Dangers

Tips on Zanzibar Island Warnings or Dangers Zanzibar is a traveler’s paradise. It has a lot going for it. There are the beaches, of course- miles and miles of clean sand, blue waters as far as the eyes can see and feast on, plenty of beach activities to keep you entertained. There is also the…

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Magical Zanzibar

Five reasons to visit Zanzibar

Five reasons to visit Zanzibar There are many reasons why you should visit the laid back, tropical island of Zanzibar. Here are the top five. Weather- Zanzibar has a great location; it is right below the equator and so it is blessed with good weather around the year. The good weather is punctuated by periods…

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Dongwe Ocean View Hotel

Dongwe Ocean View Hotel Guide

Dongwe Ocean View Hotel Guide   The Indian Ocean stretches as far as the eye can see. The water is blue and beautiful. The sands are clean, the beach an oasis of calm, brightening up when there are activities. To enjoy all this you need a place of stay that’s truly gorgeous. That is the…

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Music Festival

Top 5 Music Festivals in East Africa

Top 5 Music Festivals in East Africa East Africa has some incredible options when it comes to music festivals. The region features a wide range of music festivals every year. The East African culture is vibrant and lively, and the people are renowned for their creativity and influence in showcasing great artists from around the…

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Kitesurfing In Zanzibar

Best time for Kitesurfing in Zanzibar

Best time for Kitesurfing in Zanzibar With typically turquoise waters, pristine white  beaches, refreshing sea breezes and great weather, Zanzibar is an amazing destination for kitesurfing activities. Sought after by kite-surfers internationally, the island features some of the best spots to kitesurf in the world. This is due to its steady winds, which makes it…

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Wali wa Nazi - Zanzibari Food

Traditional Zanzibari Recipes

Traditional Zanzibari Recipes Zanzibar may be known for its spices and herbs, but the region has been greatly influenced by the Chinese, British, Indian, Portuguese, Arab and Bantu cuisine. The local cuisine is a reflection of these varied influences, which have affected the way of cooking on the island.  The thriving food culture has been…

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Mnemba Island

10 Must-See Natural Wonders Beaches, Coasts And Islands In Zanzibar

10 Must-See Natural Wonders Beaches, Coasts And Islands In Zanzibar   The semi-autonomous Tanzanian region of Zanzibar, an archipelago of over 50 islands and islets,, is blessed with abundant natural beauty in the form of beaches, coasts and islands. Deep blue waters, pure white sand and the Indian Ocean.; all the makings of a great…

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Wildlife Of Zanzibar

Wildlife of Zanzibar

Wildlife of Zanzibar When people talk about Zanzibar, they speak more of the natural splendor of the region- the beaches, the waters and the heritage side of things. Wildlife? Not so much. In fact, Zanzibar does not boast of the Big 5 that her cousins seem to have. So does that mean there’s nothing to…

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