Zanzibar - 2007 trip

The sultan himself. The muhammed worshipers ruled Zanzibar until 1963


Dhow in sunset. Ultimate Zanzibar view

Narrow street in Stone Town


Fruit market

One of those Stone Town doors



Forodhani Gardens seafood market, Zanzibar Town


Delicious seafood; squid, octopus crabs ..

Blue marlin surrounded by flies at the fish market in Zanzibar Town

Old and new. The coastal area of Kenya and Tanzania are 90% muslim. The "religion of peace" came to Zanzibar in the 8th century


Food market, Zanzibar Town


Local aquaculture, harvesting mwani or seaweed (Eucheuma sp.)


Havesting seaweed



Mwani (seaweed) harvest

Fishing in the lagoon


Nice, it was 26°C in the water

Mwani (seaweed) harvest


Old wooden arabian dhow in the moonlight

Diving on the reef, at Kichwani spot at Mnemba Island


Check out the color of the water!

Dinner in the boma


Tinga-tinga, popular East-African art

Spice plantation worker


The ultimate spice at the plantation ..