Discover Tippu Tip's House in Zanzibar, Tanzania: This slowly crumbling mansion was home to one of East Africa's richest and most powerful slave traders.
House of Wonders
The House of Wonders or Palace of Wonders is a landmark building in Stone Town, Zanzibar. It is the largest and tallest building of Stone Town and occupies a prominent place facing the Forodhani Gardens on the old town’s seafront in Mizingani Road…
The mysterious origin of Zanzibar pizza
Discover Unguja Ukuu in Unguja Ukuu, Tanzania: A remote island settlement off the coast of Tanzania is a storied archaeological site with an ancient past.
This Zanzibar Restaurant Becomes Its Own Island at High Tide
You can walk or boat to The Rock, depending on the time of day.
Slave Market Memorial
Discover Slave Market Memorial in Zanzibar, Tanzania: This monument is a stark reminder of the horrors of the Zanzibar slave trade.
The pools within the cave are so clear and still it's hard to tell where the water begins.
Freddie Mercury’s Childhood Home
The Zanzibar house is now a monument to the iconic Queen rockstar.
Dar es Salaam
Stone Town of Zanzibar
The Stone Town of Zanzibar is a fine example of the Swahili coastal trading towns of East Africa. It retains its urban fabric and townscape virtually intact and contains many fine buildings that reflect its particular culture, which has brought together…
An Exquisite Collection of Carved African Masks
This huge selection of ceremonial masks stands out within a massive woodcarving marketplace in Tanzania.
Once a Prison, This Island Is Now a Tortoise Sanctuary
Tanzania's Changuu Island was used to hold enslaved people in the 19th century
The Forodhani Gardens is a small park in the historical city of Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania. The gardens are located along the main seawalk of Stone Town, just in front of the most famous buildings of Stone Town, i.e., the House of Wonders and the Ol…