Zanzibar Serena Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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What a wonderful send off from the Serena Serengeti with our champagne bush breakfast overlooking the plains. Native dancing and music accompanied us before we departed for the Senorana Airstrip. We said goodbye to the group headed to Amsterdam by way of the Kilimanjaro International Airport and waited for our little plane for our 45 minute flight …
... home. Went for Chinese at the Pagoda. We were not sure how Chinese food would be in a muslim Arabic town, but it was very good.
We spent one night here and then 2 on the beaches in the north. They are fantastic beaches with sand the consistency of icing sugar. Went for a sunset sail on a dhow for 15$ each. Stopped and picked up some beer from a store on the way, dropped anchor and went swimming. Best 15 bucks I spent on the whole trip. It ...
... br> SOME BASIC FACTS ABOUT ZANZIBAR
- Over the centuries, Zanzibar has been visited and occupied b explorers, traders and settlers. Persians, Arabs, Indians, and Europeans have all had their time, and left their impression.
- In 1840, the Sultan of Oman transferred his seat of government to Zanzibar.
- The introduction of clove plantations and the flourishing of the notorious slave trade saw Zanzibar develop into a ...
... it took my breath away. I can't even describe the feeling it is to see a coral reef in person. Especially since I've learned so much about them in school. I never ever thought I'd see one in real life, maybe if I was lucky. But here I was in Africa, seeing a real, ALIVE coral reef. It was much more easy to swim here than it was out swimming with dolphins. I kind of separated myself from the group of us just so I could take it all in fully. I saw so many different kinds ...
... 8217;t really speak and were probably just there to emphasise that she was an almighty witch. She then started doing cartwheels a few meters away, now these cartwheels were tragic, she didn’t land one; an opinion I shared with my friends. She must have sensed the negativity at this point, because she slowly headed towards us and just threw us an expressionless stare. Then she started to nonchalantly sway from side to side and finally started to sing this slow, ...