The Residence Zanzibar
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Good morning, so that's it, tomorrow I will be on my way to the airport for my journey back to the UK, in the cold and the rain while here it is a nice 26 degrees with sunshine. Anyway, my program for today, having my own guide to visit stone town and learn as much as I can. And then this afternoon, I will be on my ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 7 days relaxing on the beach. Our taxi driver was fabulous, he helped us out with buying fruit and also stopping off at a pharmacy for dad before getting to the "Promised Land". The lodge is right on the water and we are staying in thatched roof huts that makes it feel like you live in a tree house. It is quite rustic but has a really chilled out vibe, pretty sure we are going to have a great time here for the next week. ...
... to use him in the future for other things.
Booking accomplished and internet (but still no wifi) explored, Yours Truly felt the need to workout a bit so we returned to the hostel for me to A: shadowbox and, more pertinently, B: sweat copiously in the tropical temperatures and humidity. It’s not nearly as bad as I remember it being, which is to say I’m actually not sweating for whole hour-long stretches at a time, and I suppose I have ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet