Should you rent a car on Zanzibar? Here is the comprehensive guide to car hire on Zanzibar. Read before you book Zanzibar car hire.
Snorkelling in the South East Coast of Zanzibar - hop on a local Zanzibari Dhow and go snorkelling in Blue Lagoon with local guide.
How safe is Zanzibar for solo female travellers? Exposing the bad and the good side of Zanzibar.
If planning a break on Zanzibar for the first time, the biggest dilemma occurs which beach on Zanzibar to choose. Should you stay North or rather choose (North / South) East coast of Zanzibar? What are the differences between Zanzibar beaches?
Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park or shorter - Jozani Forest is the only national park on Zanzibar. Very small, only 50 km2 (19 sq mi) but a beautiful and tranquil place to visit! If you have never been to Zanzibar, Jozani Forest tour is one of must see tours on Zanzibar.
Reasons You Should Visit East Coast on Zanzibar Whenever I visit Zanzibar my first beach destination used to be Nungwi or Kendwa in the north of the island for many years. Those areas are known for the smallest difference in low and high tide during the day. But the downside of this area is, that [...]
Meaning of Kanga is much deeper than just a fashion statement in East Africa. Read all about kanga (khanga in swahili), its cultural aspects in society ...
Don't leave Zanzibar without snorkelling - the turquoise blue waters invite any aqua-fanatics for some lovely exploration of tropical fishes and reefs! Snorkelling in the South East Coast of Zanzibar will save you money and is as good as expensive Mnemba and Chumbe Island tours.
Forodhani Gardens food market is definitely a highlight for foodie lovers. Tips on how to enjoy the Forodhani experience without being scammed and overcharged!
Welcome to the guide of budget travel in Zanzibar! Many guests to this paradise island are sometimes surprised because of the rather pricey accommodation rates in Zanzibar, and unfortunately, it is true: Zanzibar is more expensive compared to mainland Tanzania and backpacking is not the most common way of getting around. But fret not, we know how you can enjoy Zanzibar on a shoestring