Archive for December 23, 2013


What was Zanzibar Before It Became a Vacation Paradise?

Beach resorts

Over the last few decades, Zanzibar, an archipelago located 25 miles east of Tanzania, has become something of a paradise vacation destination. With all inclusive resorts along its shorelines, unique reefs to be snorkeled, and views found nowhere else on Earth, it’s no wonder why, according to the Zanzibar Association of Tourist Investors, the country now pulls in close to 200,000 visitors every year: by all accounts, Zanzibar is the foremost paradisaical retreat in East Africa.

As Zanzinet, a website dedicated to spreading knowledge about Zanzibar, suggests, it isn’t just the incredible views, beautiful beach resorts, or natural entertainment that brin