This is where we categorise all our Zanzibar activities. Kichanga Lodge posts about what to do across the archipelago of Tanzania. Discover the life style of Zanzibari from the urban to the rural.

Top Flea and Street Markets in Tanzania

Top Flea and Street Markets in Tanzania

Top Flea and Street Markets in Tanzania Tanzania is famous for its malls, bazaars, and markets, but you might have more fun, get to sample the culture and perhaps grab a bargain at its quirky flea and street markets. Tourists flock the flea markets around Arusha city for its famed Maasai souvenirs, but locals go…

Safety Rules for Travelers to Zanzibar

Safety Rules for Travelers to Zanzibar

Safety Rules for Travelers to Zanzibar If you’re wondering if Zanzibar, like some parts of Africa, is infested with disease, has high rates of crime or has high rates of poverty, we can confirm that the island is a gem for both locals and tourists. While tourism remains the main source of revenue for the…

Getting To And Around Tanzania

Getting To And Around Tanzania

Getting To And Around Tanzania Getting to and traveling around Tanzania is fun. Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa with spectacular wildlife, mountains, and landscapes. But going upcountry can get chaotic. The nation’s poor road conditions and limited infrastructure can make overland travel extremely slow. So if you’re planning a road trip, it’s…

Best Locations for Kite-surfing in Zanzibar

Best Locations for Kite-surfing in Zanzibar

  Best Locations for Kite-surfing in Zanzibar When it comes to kite-surfing, the island of Zanzibar is an internationally recognized destination, but surprisingly no big crowds are to be found at its locations. If you’re searching for the best locations for kite-surfing on the island, then you’ve come to the right place. In recent years,…

Beautiful Sunrise in Zanzibar

Beautiful Sunrise in Zanzibar

Beautiful Sunrise in Zanzibar It is often said that the sunrise in Zanzibar is the best in the world and I think many travellers agree to this. Maybe it is because the archipelago is so diverse, the shores filled with pristine beaches and crystal clear waters that create the chemistry that produce such stunning colours…

A Perfect Family Weekend in Dongwe Ocean View

A Perfect Family Weekend in Dongwe Ocean View

A Perfect Family Weekend in Dongwe Ocean View To many people a family is a treasured part of their lives and other than providing the necessities like shelter and food, they will go out of their way to throw in a luxury vacation once in a while because venturing out and sampling the better perks…

A Historical Tour of Tanzania

A Historical Tour of Tanzania

A Historical Tour of Tanzania Any attempt to analyse the history of Tanzania before the 19th century without mentioning the coastal area may not yield much. Evidence indicates the arrival of traders from Arabia, Persia, India, Greece, and Rome to the Tanzanian shores as early as 5th century BC. The growth of trade between the…

Turtle Sanctuaries in Nungwi

Turtle Sanctuaries in Nungwi Nungwi is on the northern tip of Zanzibar and is around 50 miles from Stone Town. It is a place with nice beaches and clear waters. Nungwi village is not small by Zanzibari standard and is a traditional dhow boat building centre with a good souvenirs industry. According to the local…

Tailor-Made Vacations To Dongwe Ocean View

Tailor-Made Vacations To Dongwe Ocean View Zanzibar is one of the leading tourist destinations in the world and there are many resorts and hotels that offer tailor-made vacations. If you are planning to visit Zanzibar, then the southeastern coast should be where you head to. Of the many places that you can stay, the one that…

Swahili Culture Trip On Zanzibar Island

Swahili Culture Trip On Zanzibar Island Zanzibar is a great tourist destination. Many people visit the island to enjoy in the sandy beaches or to take part in many activities like snorkelling, diving, kite surfing etc and usually tend to have a good time. Many people like to know about the culture of the island,…