Villa Beach Resort

Address: Kiwengwa, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | Resort
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TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Beach Resort Kiwengwa

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

Travel Blogs from Kiwengwa

Just the two of us again heading to Cape Town

A travel blog entry by nikkicredfern on Nov 26, 2014

19 photos

... a 400km drive but after 5 hrs driving thought we ought to re check our calculations oh dear we still had another 5 1/2 hrs driving and a further 350 km. how did we get it so wrong well we asked 'Siri'. First and last time we trust him. Oops. We finally arrived at our destination at 7.45 pm and feeling very tired and jaded. After a good nights sleep we went to see Nicks 2nd cousin Angus and meet his girlfriend Robyn and her family. We spent a lovely day on their boat ...

Day 12: the British empire strikes back

A travel blog entry by tautological on Aug 15, 2014

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Andy: what to do today? Our flight has been pushed back o this evening because their arms were tired and couldn't flap enough to keep the plane in the air. So we went to the shops in Moshi. I bought some 'hard look' hair gel because I want to look hard. Unfortunately it should've been called hard luck hair gel because it didn't work and looked a lot like the stuff Slimer from ghostbusters leaves behind...When we finally got to the airport for ...

Jambo, Jambo Bwana

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers on Mar 04, 2014

1 comment, 40 photos

... Tourism has taken over as the top industry on Zanzibar, but the export of spices remains an important second industry. The tour was very informative. Among other, more useful things, Dennis and I learned that we are equally bad at the "Guess the Spice" sniff test game. We each only scored one point in the competition. The assistant tour guide made us these ridiculous, elaborate crowns and accessories out of palm leaves, and declared us king and queen of the ...

Zanzibar and Dar es Salam

A travel blog entry by jessredfern22 on Nov 10, 2013

10 comments, 10 photos

... guide picked different plants and we tried all the spices such as cloves nutmeg pepper cinnamon vanilla pod and loads more. They all tasted soo good! Especially the cinnamon which is bark off a tree so all the way around I was gnawing on bark because it was so sweet. That evening we went it for a few drinks and chatted to the locals.

The next day in Stonetown the boys went to see tortoises and me Renee and Elenor looked around the tiny ...

Weekend. Dolphins, spices, church!

A travel blog entry by camomile on Oct 07, 2013

4 photos

... engine! It went fast and tides were really high, so it is hard to explain what is the feeling to go through those waves and and squeeze the bench you sit on with all the power you have in your hands. Did I mention they didn't provide any vests in case of accident ? Anyways we reached the point with dolphins and we just has to jump into the water with snorkeling equipment ! But it was amazing view; sadly the waves were to high so I didn't have chance to touch them, but when ...