Was this a sultan’s palace? No, the gleaming white lobby with marble floors and gold silk divans was the entrance for Baraza Resort and Spa.
No doors, no keys, no worries. andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge is the quintessential private-island paradise – and a barefoot one too.
We walk through Stone Town’s twisted alleyways, ogling crumbling limestone palaces, mosques and faded mansions. What a storied past!
Talk about romance. The Palms Zanzibar, is oh-so-romantic. Butler, lavish villa with private plunge pool, and elegant candle-light dinners.
With poles, we splosh knee-deep in water along the reef. We’re “reef walking” on Bwejuu Beach. Zanzibar beaches are beautiful, but unusual.
Exotic. Sultry. Mysterious. Such is the spice island of Zanzibar – or so we imagine… In fact, Zanzibar, part of Tanzania, is a collection of islands off the east coast of Africa.