Paje by Night Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsPaje by Night Hotel
Wonderful food and service. Right on the beach, 2 floor bungalows, with balcony.
Loved the place
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... to go out on the reef. We got the impression that he often worked with guests of this hotel, and we had chatted with another Swedish family ( I have learned that Swedes love to travel) who had a positive experience with him. So, the next day, we met our Captain (not Suleiman), and his young assistant, who had to run and get the equipment. Ten minutes later, he returned, and we boarded our boat. Finally, we ...
... find souvenir shops before pigging out at the night markets. The shopping was hugely successful and our bartering skills were on top form. It was now time for the night markets...what can I say?! We had the best night sampling all sorts of Zanzibar cuisine including: falafel, meat skewers, kebab, sugar cane juice, and last but definitely not least, Zanzibar pizza!!! Zanzibar pizza deserves it's own paragraph. What an amazing creation. Rolled out ...
... there. The whipping post used to test the strength of slaves on the auction block is now the site of the altar; you can see the circular base of the post in the flooring. Two slave chambers have been maintained as reminders of the horrors of slavery. Slaves were held in these stifling hot and unventilated underground stone rooms for days and weeks, many dying of suffocation or starvation before ever making it to auction. There was also a deeply affecting ...
... spikes are Indian and were meant to keep elephants from crashing through as they passed along the narrow streets.
Stone Town is also famous for being the site of a former Arab slave market. There is now an Anglican church on the site (one of the few churches in the area, built by an Anglican minister who used to purchase slaves in order to set them free), and a sculptural homage to those who suffered at the ...
... like feathers and if you touch it would feel like a jellyfish sting. Yikes!!!! I was scared to death Grant would accidentally touch. The Coral was many types and very heathy. We saw the biggest brain coral we had ever seen. The guide had to call Marilyn and I back to the boat as time was up. What fun!,, I have snorkeled and swam in the Indian Ocean. We made it back in time for the kids to order lunch from their beach chairs and others went to buffet. Everyone was happy. ...