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Complete Guide to Diving in Zanzibar

The idyllic Zanzibar Archipelago, especially its main islands Unguja (commonly known as Zanzibar), Pemba and Mafia have some great dive sites where you can dive all year round. The reefs of the Mnemba atoll make the island of Zanzibar one of the best places in Africa for diving. In addition, it is a good place to see the whale shark, and there are … Read more

Is it Worth Visiting Jozani Forest in Zanzibar?

red colobus monkey jozani

The only national biosphere reserve in Zanzibar, Jozani Forest is located near Chwaka Bay in the central part of Unguja Island. It is spread on an area of ​​about 44 sq. km, most of which are mangroves. The park is an untouched piece of ancient forest that represents different ecosystems of Zanzibar – salt marshes, mangroves, tropical and … Read more

Guide to Pemba, a reef island off Tanzania

The coral island of Pemba, which is part of the Zanzibar archipelago (Tanzania), is known for an abundance of diverse tourist attractions. African nature, tropical climate, and a combination of touristy opportunities add to this place’s popularity. While Pemba is not so famous among tourists, it is famous for a quiet secluded vacation away from … Read more

Tourist’s guide to Dar es Salaam – is it worth visiting in Tanzania?

Most likely, inexperienced tourists will dissuade you from a trip to Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) and will strongly recommend going straight to Zanzibar. Do not succumb to persuasion and go to the city of Peace. Tanzania is a country with a rich and complex past, as well as an unusual salad of various nationalities and … Read more

What to bring from Tanzania – ideas for memorable gifts and souvenirs

When traveling to an exotic country like Tanzania, any traveler should like to take back a souvenir, to preserve a “piece” of the African holiday. Through this article we will tell you what to bring home from Tanzania and Zanzibar. A diverse holiday helps the tourist decide what to bring from Tanzania as a gift … Read more

Tourist’s guide to Mt Kilimanjaro – its flora, fauna, weather and climbing routes

In the north-eastern part of the African state of Tanzania, between the Serengeti and Tsavo national parks, is Mount Kilimanjaro, which gave the name of the only mountainous national park in Africa. By its size, the mountain competes with its counterparts on other continents: Kilimanjaro is the fourth highest mountain of the “seven peaks”. On … Read more

Holidays in Zanzibar and its main attractions

Zanzibar is a large archipelago in the Indian Ocean, which consists of many islands. Of course, for many tourists this place is associated with snow-white beaches, soft rustling waves and palm thickets. However, the the other sights of Zanzibar are no less fascinating and noteworthy. There is definitely something else to see and do other … Read more

Tourist’s guide to Tanzania Safari – Which National Parks to Visit

In Tanzania, there are almost no other attractions besides national parks and other protected ecoterritories. Balloon flights over the expanses of savannahs, ecological tours, exciting safaris – in Tanzania, national parks are an ideal place for a variety of entertainment. Tanzania is rightly recognized as one of the most interesting countries on the planet in … Read more

Arusha – the gateway to wildlife safari in north Tanzania

Arusha, Tanzania – a city with a population of more than 400 thousand people, located in the north of the country. Arusha is located in the center of northern Tanzanian attractions, including Kilimanjaro, Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Lake Manyara. As such, all wildlife safaris in northern Tanzania start and end here. The city of Arusha, named … Read more

Kendwa – a popular beach holiday area in Zanzibar

In tourist circles, Zanzibar is a beach destination that has already managed to win the hearts of travelers with water of the “Maldivian” color, bounty-style beaches, amazing local culture and affordable prices. Everyone on this island will find something to their liking – you can spend days on a deck chair, go diving and snorkeling, … Read more

The best time to visit Zanzibar – a monthly Zanzibar weather guide

The best months to visit Zanzibar are July to March, excluding the rainy season in November. July to October constitute the dry winter and spring months with temperatures hovering around 26°C. It may rain occasionally in August and September, but the sun always comes back. December to March make up the dry summer spell. The … Read more

Tourist’s guide to vacation in Zanzibar – all you need to know

Zanzibar is an island in the Indian Ocean that is part of Tanzania. Why visit Zanzibar? Mainly for endless beaches, snow-white, soft sand, clear waters and picturesque nature. The island will appeal to adventurers, because guests are offered walking tours in the jungle, diving and other extreme activities. And admirers of a calm, peaceful holiday … Read more