Coral Rock Hotel
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Zanzibar, l'île aux épices, se situe à 20 minutes d'avion (et quel avion!) de Dar Es Salaam, la ville principale de Tanzanie. C'est une petite île d'un million d'habitants qui vît essentiellement du tourisme. Donc en cette saison des pluies, c'est très calme: les hôtels sont vides ou fermés, idem …
... the island around an atoll. We were in the Indian Ocean and I was surprised at how warm the water was. The snorkeling was amazing! I felt like I was in a fish tank there were so many fish around me. Dawna went scuba diving with Mohammed, the dive master and spent 40 minutes in the water. She was shocked at how quickly the time had gone by and she wasn't at all cold. Her wish to see dolphins up close came true too. As they were diving she ...
... really enjoyable and I really did feel better afterwards so I think it's something I should try to do on a regular schedule. If however you want a little giggle just imagine me, 6'3 and completely inflexible surrounded by a bunch of girls that are tying them selves inside out grunting and groaning while only doing the simpler poses. It was not a pretty sight! I had a beer with Jo afterwards (that's the definition of a cool yogi if she had a drink with the students afterwards) ...
Not gonna lie, my morning spent dolphin-watching was probably better than yours. We were woken up at 6am by Simba, our friendly neighbourhood tout. Not one of the worst, but he still fails to give me my 50p change, the scallywag. We reach the dolphin beach promptly but a sort of Russian doll progression ensues - a man swims out to a small boat with a pole, poles that one in, then puts the engine in that boat, poles ...
... before going for a swim, although the waves were big and the current pretty strong so there wasn't actually much swimming. Had a look around some of the curio shops and then had a hot shower, another luxury! Seafood pasta for dinner and a few drinks on the beach, then got one of the guys to remove the massive bug inside my mosquito net so that I could get a good nights ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCoral Rock Hotel Jambiani
If u are in Zanzibar, take afford to stay at Jambiani, Coral Rocks Hotel for some nights, it's worth every penny! nice bungalows next to the beach, awsome food, pool ( for the low tide,- cuz it gets VERY LOW if u fancy 20 min walking for a cooldown), free internet, free watersports activitys!
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