Blu Marlin Village
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Blu Marlin Village Stone Town
Travel Blogs from Stone Town
... It was here, on a small plantation that we were shown how numerous spices are grown and harvested. It was an interesting and informative tour.
Vivian and I, as well as a couple of others from our group also decided to do a walking tour of Stone Town. We started the tour with lunch at a restaurant apparently owned by the family of the late member of Queen, Freddie Mercury. Apparently Freddie was born and ...
... which we had looked for on the previous day and hadn't found - I wonder how long it takes for people to learn to navigate this maze. One of them took us to the Freddie Mercury house, which is nothing spectacular and actually not even his house, but is the only thing there is apart from Mercury's bar, which was now closed for Ramadan - I am still not sure how Zanzibar people can miss such an opportunity... From there we went to ...
... We walked around to find a good dinner spot and found a place called Lizuna, a cute little canteen style restaurant which served delicious homemade food and was by far the cheapest (£9 for 2 main meals and 1.5litre water). We would recommend to anybody coming this way - yum! After a hazelnut ice cream and an early night we were in great stead for another 5am start and back to the mainland of Tanzania. GB ...
... map he’d drawn for us from his memory of how it was 40+ years ago). We knew that in place of the former houses, they had built the Maru Maru Hotel - so we went there looking for the “courtyard” Dad has described. We found a small courtyard, however the map didn’t quite correspond, so we ventured up onto the roof for further exploration. That’s when I realised, that there was more to the hotel behind the ...
... feel very welcome. When in Rome you do as Romans...when in Tanzania, you eat goat and dance to hits of the 90's.
Joy and I managed to beg off as she was exhausted after a grueling trip to see chimpanzees. Choosing not to go with her to see those things might have been one of the best decisions of my life. After she described that her river taxi was a dugout canoe crammed with over 100 people sitting on the floors, sides, and even ...