Ngalawa Beach Village

Chwaka Bay (East Coast), Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Zanzibar


A travel blog entry by jimhilbert


Zanzibar assaults all your senses very quickly, Sight, Smell, Taste, Touch, Hearing and if you will allow me a little licence I will add a few more that come to mind; Compassion, Fear, Insecurity, Surprise, pity, Not really senses as such but one gets confronted in all these ways. It seems no money has been spent on Stone Town since the turn of the century but then who has money here to spend? People are seemingly very poor and needy. They say it is very like ...

A little taste of paradise

A travel blog entry by johneklund


Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014

The day started early with us all getting ready for the ferry ride from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar. John gradually introduced himself to some of the Acacia overland travelers he would spend the next few weeks with as Terrie had met most of them the night before. They were mainly Aussies and a little younger than us.

We got our first experience of the big truck and it was a sight to behold, the 24 seats for ...

Interesting weekend (soup, party, locals)

A travel blog entry by camomile


... time with family. They both are older so it was great to be around them; both really smart and fun, just amazing people you want to have in your life. While on the beach we saw great party boat full of people and local people playing local drums and everything they had around them, singing and havin fun! They are Alex's friends so he promised to try to arrange a party boat for us too. We all spent time together till sunset and than with Darata and Alex we went home. And in home ...

Tanzania - Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo


... of jellyfish because almost all of us got burnt (expect of Gonzalo…surprise, surprise!). The upper part of my left foot was burnt a little bit. I didnīt even notice it. It was painful only when I touched it. Nothing unbearable!

They were also building new ships on the beach. One of our guides was willing to show us two of the boats they were currently working on. Local guys were finishing quite a big boat that will be able to carry up to 40 tones, its estimated cost ...

Sand to Ashes

A travel blog entry by alexobt

... at the moment as my contact lenses really disagree with the dust out here, so my eyes are annoyingly bloodshot and watery. It slightly spoils the effect of the elegant tan I've painstakingly built up. Everyone tells me I look great in glasses though so I suppose things could be ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Chwaka Bay (East Coast), Zanzibar, is near Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), Hamamni Persian Baths, and Zanzibar Tourist Corporation.
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