The Residence Zanzibar

Mchangamle, Kizimkazi, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, 2404, Tanzania | 5 star hotel
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Zanzibar has turned out to be quite shocking

A travel blog entry by kendrasworld


... took a shower and I am very glad he survived. I think we figured out how to avoid the shocking aspects...however we don't plan on staying another night there. Since I have decided I wanted to go stay at the beaches (and therefore want this to be the only night in Stone Town) we headed over to the Fornoghani Gardens where there have a bunch of stalls selling lots of different types of fish, samosas, naan, shwarma, cane juice, and these things called ...


A travel blog entry by juliebowers


... on Friday, shops shut lunch time for Friday prayers. Luckily the fan in my room was too noisy for me to be woken by the mosque calling people to prayer at some unearthly hour of the morning. It is so different than where I have been in Tanzania - it's like being in another country.

Later I had a local Kilimanjaro beer in Mercury's bar watching the sun go down as the local kids jumping in and out of the sea in the filthy harbour. In ...

Stone town

A travel blog entry by kodiak711

... auction us to be held. The tour was quick and then we took a well needed shower and then walked down to the Emerson Spice for drinks as the sun went down. It was a lovely view up there and as the sun was going down it was cool to listen to the call for prayer. Cool to hear the sounds of the worship as it got dark. Not long after it was dark the power ...

"So how do you feel about your eggs?"...

A travel blog entry by lucindafagan


... they were on the other side of the world.

In the early afternoon Mum and Dad made their way along the sand and a little later Gary and I followed but we walked along the road. We all had a drink and swim and laze around the pool before getting changed and sitting down to dinner. They had set up a table outside under the palm trees with a view of the setting sun over the ocean, it was too perfect. We all ordered and ...

A Bitter Sweet Diamond of a Day...

A travel blog entry by lucindafagan


... are surrounded by these idyllic images.   The beach we walked to along a trodden path was not far but as soon as we got down onto the sand I was swept off my feet - Gary proposed! I was honestly so shocked and elated by it all I was lost for words but luckily I managed to let out a "yes of course". After trying to take it all in all - the beach, the ring, Gary - we wondered back to wake up my parents. Walking back I ...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Residence Zanzibar Kizimkazi

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    Reviewed Apr 12, 2014
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