Last week we mentioned that biking around Zanzibar was on our Tanzania bucket list. This is an Island we will almost insist you visit when you plan your trip to Tanzania, it is an unforgettable experience so different from mainland Africa. It is here that the spice trade between the Arab and Indians began – and the whispy feeling of ancient Arab lands lingers in the doorways of Stonetown.
Not to mention, the beaches are simply spectacular, with clear blue water and white sand beaches.
Here are five things you may not have known about Zanzibar: