Zanzibar has picked up the notoriety of 'Spice Island 'and is famous for its salty ocean breezes. This island skims in the cobalt blue waters off the eastern shores of Tanzania and is unbelievably popular among love birds as it is flawed with various honeymoon resorts. Such is the charisma of this place that individuals don't give a thought to other offerings of Tanzania which cannot just match the appeal and allure of the Zanzibar, however can beat it in more than one way. Just the couple of intrepid explorers realize that the Southeastern shoreline of the nation has got numerous things in stock, past what the Spice Island puts on the table.
The terrain dwarfs the Zanzibar, in the matter of ideal hammock swinging spots. Every waterfront towns and village confronts the crystalline waters and fine white sands, and in the middle are numerous hidden away shorelines which nobody truly thinks about with the exception of the odd lost fisherman. The resort of Ras kutani, which is only a short climb far from Dar es Salaam is the perfect blend of natural magnificence and sheer luxurious comforts
In the event that you need to escape from the crowds of Zanzibar, the Mafia Island comes to the rescue,you simply need to sail southwards around 160 km. This splendid green wedge of baobab trees and mangrove timberlands - scattered with slips of perfect white sand, shining sand islets and a sprinkling of old ruins - has a full cheerful vibe that can undoubtedly get on to your nerves
The chronicled scenery of the Swahili individuals is seen everywhere throughout the East African drift in the tumbledown remnants of old Swahili towns and mosques, the sticky prisons used to store slaves and in the mildewed pioneer relics. The Kilwa Kisiwani best mirrors the Swahili life in the south east, however for a complete understanding and more profound knowledge into their way of life – Mikinindani is a must visit place. This spot is swarmed with the colonial remains, Swahili houses by the shores, and outside restaurants. Also, the warm and empathetic local people will make you feel very much home.