The Swahili House

Address: Mchambawima Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | Inn
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This inn, located on Mchambawima Street, Stone Town, is near Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), Hamamni Persian Baths, and Darajani Bazaar.
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      Travel Blogs from Stone Town

      Stonetown, Zanzibar

      A travel blog entry by wendy.batey on Oct 07, 2014

      2 comments, 41 photos

      ... and the entertainment of the evening began.

      Laine and Rod had obviously been working overtime to prepare the Concierto of 7 Movements as well as a 3 part trivia competition. The songs were each introduced by one of the group with a recollection of their thoughts on a particular part of the trip. The songs were, ...

      You never know when the next yacht party is coming

      A travel blog entry by sureimdecent on Apr 16, 2014

      7 photos

      ... later, one of the women I'm traveling with asks me why I bought so much stuff, I think sensing that we are over-packing kindred spirits. "Well," I reply "I guess I always feel like I might get invited to a party on a yacht or something and I'd kick myself if I wasn't prepared." Stonetown is incredible- like so many places I've been before, but also like none of them. The first glimpse from the ferry shows pastel coloured European buildings perched high above the water, with ...

      Diving Mnemba Atoll

      A travel blog entry by linziprytz on Mar 10, 2014

      2 photos

      ... low tides. One other guy from SA is joining us with our instructor Frank. The boat ride out is quick, 7 minutes until we are at our first dive site The Aquarium. On the way we spot dolphins braking the surface of the aqua blue waters. Its a paradise picture. We dive to 22m, my deepest yet, in a shortie, in 29º waters. There is lots of life on the reef and visibility is about 25m. During our surface time, we spot the ...

      Locals, transport and the school

      A travel blog entry by camomile on Oct 11, 2013

      5 photos

      ... At first it was easy they just show with hands where to go and you just go and then you ask again. Also I should mention that streets in Stone Town reminds labyrinth, and I had never seen nothing like this before. So when we asked again one old man he have directions that it is just around the corner and suddenly his son appeared from nowhere. With eyes like lion: hungry, angry, sneaky. He said that his father gave us a wrong directions so he will lead us to the ...


      A travel blog entry by abi_n_ed on Jul 08, 2013

      1 comment, 4 photos

      ... Loads of pictures to load up! Then we have an evening at the food markets and drinking cocktails. In the morning we go shopping around the famous markets of stone town. Then we head to our beach and activities resort the rooms are gorgeous with balconies to chill out on looking over palm tree beaches, blue skies and warm seas. The rest of our stay we try out snorkelling, sea kayaking, African canoeing and reggae parties and exercise our ...

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