The Swahili House

Mchambawima Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | Inn
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In which I see Stone Town

A travel blog entry by ricki958


Very good deep sleep last night, despite the continually upset tummy. What I had first thought was a masto thing has turned out to be a bug of some kind, though not a very bad one.

Made a Coffee Roaster coffee this morning for Jane and myself, then we were all picked up by a driver from Chameleon Tours and taken to the airport. Bought …

Stonetown, Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by chipbutty


Another lie in.
I could get used to this.
Today we're off back to Stonetown.
Arrived mid morning.
It's a lovely place but I'm fed up of being hassled to buy things.
I'm now getting irritated and I'm ignoring people.
I didn't buy one single thing and returned to the hotel.

In the afternoon, ...

Sleep, Soccer and an Arabian Night

A travel blog entry by nannakez


... before dinner. Sheryl and Pier had been to a rooftop restaurant before and were keen to revisit. We managed to find it without too much trouble and started the climb up. The stairs are have huge steps and we were huffing and puffing by the time we got to the top only to be greeted by a beautiful view across the rooftops of Zanzibar to the sea and Mohammed. Not that one, just he waiter! It had changed since Sheryl was last here. Most of it was an ...

The days I spent in paradise

A travel blog entry by beckybrahier


... of palm fronds so we were all decked out and island looking. I bought a few things while I was there, I'm so excited to try the coffees! After we left, we drove to a five-star hotel called Karafuu (I think) to have dinner. The hotel was absolutely gorgeous. I've never ever been in that nice of hotel before. Dinner was buffet style, we were all stuffed! They eat so many carbs and starches here its nuts. We were all kind of sleepy from travelling and eating but then the dancers ...

My first few days in Zanzibar.

A travel blog entry by matt746

... before was broken by the return to the real world. My main aim of the day was to get some more money so after consulting the map I found an ATM near the foreshore that should suffice. The walk through the twisting alley ways once more cast their magic upon me and my cares were swept away. As I approached the coast I was taken in by the salt air and the passing ocean traffic. Swept away to a past little changed by the passing of time. The port is still very much alive ...

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