Tanzania - Zanzibar November 5th 2015 Day 14 (Nov 13) Zanzibar l - We woke up for early breakfast. Turns out 3 girls from another group hiking the same route as us were also at the hotel. One girl apparently was having hallucinations up high and another had oxygen levels well below normal even at base camp. So I guess we fared pretty well.
We reluctantly caught our 30 minute transfer very early around 8am for our 11:30 flight. And ... read more
Africa » Tanzania » Zanzibar » Nungwi Shortly after independence, Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the nation of Tanzania in 1964. One-party rule came to an end in 1995 with the first democratic elections held in the country since the 1970s. Zanzibar's semi-autonomous status and po... ... read more
I'm a married American professional male in my late 30's, whose greatest passion is nature and traveling the world, experiencing new places and cultures. Travel budget is typically on the low end, but I always throw in some higher class hotels in along the way. Most trips consist of constant travel, with 1-3 nights in each town. Typically go on one 2-week trip every year, another week long adventure also, and as many extended weekends as possible. Trips tend to focus more on the outdoors than city life and museums, but I get a mix of everything depending on where my travels take me. ... full info