Beyt Al Salaam
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Hey there! Here's a quick post about today and our trip to Zanzibar. I will get back to Mtwara and the couple days at home afterwards in the next post (they're outlined, but not complete). But, right now, we are in Zanzibar. I woke up this morning, ate breakfast, drank some juice, showered, and packed for the rest of the week. Sebastian, Nicole's …
... realize that we have seen so many fabulous animals so close by. We transferred from one small Cessna to another for our 1hr and 40 minute flight to Zanzibar. We are getting quite spoiled as we were met by our driver for the drive to the very nice Serena Inn in Stone Town. We overlooked the ocean with a wonderful balcony.
We wanted warmth and boy did we get it! It's at least 28 degrees and the humidity must be pushing 90 %. We did a quick ...
... br> We were then picked up by Brendan and Eileen. Brendan used to go to primary and secondary school with Alice's Dad and has lived in Tanzania with his wife Eileen for over a decade and almost two years in Zanzibar. Brendan, a history buff gave us a personalised tour of Stone Town. The information Brendan told us was pretty different from the previous tour especially regarding slavery in Zanzibar. He told us that the old slave market we visited wasn't actually where it had ...
After getting to sleep at around two, i awoke at 6 to the sound of prayers and a cock, no Stu this time round but one of the chickens on the campsite. A quick visit to the one trap toilet to serve the whole campsite followed by one of the two showers. Breakfast was good, sausage and fried egg sandwich, making a nice change to all the hard boiled ones we've had over the last week or so. ...
... to a couple of women I'm travelling with. The feminist in me would like to say we talked about politics and high finance, but no- we talked about nail-polish and boys. When someone asks if I've ever been married I say yes- that technically I still am- and give the briefest rundown of what happened. The woman who saw me with my bags a few days earlier suggest that I keep an open mind for Thailand. "After all, if today proves anything it's that you never know when the next yacht party is ...