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A casa by the ocean

We stayed at the lovely Casa Del Mar on the east coast of Zanzibar.  What was the best feature of the hotel?  You might guess the lovely Indian Ocean, new pool or 2-storey guest rooms – but you’d be wrong.  … Continue reading

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Sail away

We’d read that the best snorkeling in Zanzibar was NOT where we would be.  Too bad, we thought, and dismissed the idea of snorkeling while on the trip.  However, sometimes what is not supposed to be the best turns out … Continue reading

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This is what relaxing looks like

We all needed time to rest after our long flights. Our 5 friends had flown in from the US, and we flown from Australia. Everyone agreed 5 days in Zanzibar would be the perfect place to unwind before we headed … Continue reading

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