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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... more practice needed!! On my side I arranged massages and got my hair braided :-)
The next couple of days we visited around, renting a scooter, went to a restaurant placed on a rock in the sea,we had to take a boat to get to it! Watched the sunset over the lagoon, chilled out over and over and prepared our trip to Peru a little bit!
With a name that sounded full of mystery and exotism, Zanzibar has definitely a lot going for ...
... love at first sight! The narrow walkways, mixture of Swahili, Arabic, European and Indian architecture was beautiful and crumbly at the same time. Intricate doors tell the story of who built each house. Throw in a rusting bike with a basket of goods leaning against the aging facade of a century home, a few kids playing and laughing outside and I'm toast!
... amp; islands below us. As soon as we stepped onto the Tarmac, the humidity hit us full on!! We waited abit outside in a busy parking lot & then a driver came to pick us up & take us to the Zanzibar Serena Inn in historical Stonetown. It was a beautiful hotel, very historical as this city and area was home to the Arabs & Sultans from hundreds of years before and also the last port for shipping African slaves to Oman, India Europe & North America. We ...
... Other than a few holding cells which can be seen inside St Monica’s Hostel next door, little remains of brutal past. The cells are cramped, small spaces where slaves were kept prior to auction. It’s hard to imagine that they were able to fit 75 men in one cell and 50 women and kids in another. Before each slave was auctioned they would bring them to a tree at the centre and whip them, this was the test of how ...
... We enjoyed a Zanzibar pizza which is something of a speciality, it definitely has more characteristics of an omelette or even a pancake but it was tasty and very cheap. They are famous for sweet pizzas so we had another one for dessert which was really tasty. After this culinary delight we headed to a bar with Dan, the bar was on the beach and was pretty cool, we stayed up chatting for a few hours before heading back and enjoying sleeping in a hotel ...