Culture/religion/people/festivals

Culture/religion/people/festivals

People, Religion and Language Zanzibar’s local people are an incredible mixture of ethnic backgrounds, indicative of her colourful history. Islam is the dominant religion, and practiced by most Zanzibaris, although there are also followers of Christianity and Hinduism. Population is estimated at 800,000, with the largest concentration being Zanzibar City which has approximately 100,000 inhabitants.Read more about Culture/religion/people/festivals[…]

ZANZBAR TOURISM

ZANZBAR TOURISM

Zanzibar also refered to as “Spice Land”  is an archipelago made up of Zanzibar and Pemba Islands, and several islets. It is located in the Indian Ocean, about 25 miles from the Tanzanian coast, and 6° south of the equator. Zanzibar Island (known locally as Unguja, but as Zanzibar internationally) is 60 miles long andRead more about ZANZBAR TOURISM[…]

SPECIAL HONEYMOON PACKAGES – MOMBASA & ZANZIBAR

SPECIAL HONEYMOON PACKAGES – MOMBASA & ZANZIBAR

At Greatwalk Africa Safaris, we are specialists in designing bespoke luxury honeymoons. Whether your dream honeymoon is pure relaxation and luxury in the most seductive of surrounds or an exotic adventure, or perhaps a mix of the two, we have the knowledge and expertise to ensure your honeymoon is perfect in every detail. Whether youRead more about SPECIAL HONEYMOON PACKAGES – MOMBASA & ZANZIBAR[…]

Zanzibar Serena Beach Resort – Zanzibar

Zanzibar Serena Beach Resort – Zanzibar

Idyllically situated on the sea-front of ancient Stone Town, and flanked by an exotic mix of sultan’s palaces, Portuguese forts, ancient dhow harbours, and bright bazaars, the Zanzibar Serena Hotel is a haven of tranquility and opulence amongst the bustle of one of Africa’s most ancient and most enchanting towns. A member of the prestigiousRead more about Zanzibar Serena Beach Resort – Zanzibar[…]

Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa – Zanzibar

Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa – Zanzibar

A luxury beachfront resort with traditional Swahili charm, Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa is situated on the finest white, sandy beach on the east coast of the island of Zanzibar. Set in 30-acres of tropical gardens with over 1,000 palm trees, the resort is one of Zanzibar’s most prestigious properties offering the ultimate in beachRead more about Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa – Zanzibar[…]

Ras Michamvi Hotel

Ras Michamvi Hotel

A beach hotel on Zanzibar’s beautiful East coast. Our hotel is a little paradise harmoniously set in a large natural area with access to powder-white tropical beaches, gardens and forests. All rooms have sea-view and are located on a coral rock overlooking the Indian Ocean’s different shades of turquoise and azure blue. Relax at thisRead more about Ras Michamvi Hotel[…]