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Things to do in Jambiani, Zanzibar: Activities, relaxation and more

A dhow sailing off Jambiani Beach

Zanzibar is one of the top beach destinations on the planet — and the secret is definitely out. Instagram is plastered with glam-shots from the island’s perfect Indian Ocean beaches and sandbanks. Towns like Nungwi and Paje have transformed from sleepy beach villages to long strips of resorts and bars. Enter Jambiani. This town on […]

Backpacking in Zanzibar: A guide to Zanzibar on a budget

Soft white sand. Turquoise waters. Fragrant spices wafting through narrow stone alleys. Zanzibar looms large in many travelers’ imaginations. But this island, famous for honeymooners and safari-goers, can seem out of reach if your only option is backpacking in Zanzibar on a budget. Zanzibar may not be the cheapest destination in East Africa, but it’s […]

Backpacking Tanzania: ULTIMATE budget Tanzania travel guide

Lions watch wildebeest in the Serengeti - one of the unique places to visit in Tanzania

Backpacking Tanzania: Top experiences Watching the sunrise from the Roof of Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro Witnessing the wildebeest migration in Serengeti National Park Trekking through small villages and meeting the country’s friendliest people in the Usambara Mountains Diving and snorkeling off the coast of Mafia Island Strolling the ancient streets of Stone Town, Zanzibar Jump to […]