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Beauty of beaches, extraordinary mix of cultures, commercial genius, sulphurous past … what is the magic of Zanzibar? Undoubtedly to all this, so much the destination knows how to decline for its hosts several voyages, that of the pleasure alneary along beaches of exception, and that of the splendor of formerly …

  Nothing but the word is a journey, Zanzibar! … A trip which, when you stop in the city, immediately plunges into a turbulent past, against a backdrop of spices and shops Doubtful, and which takes, not far, the color of the paradise as soon as one gains the beaches … Should one choose? Surely not ! For Zanzibar is a whole, and this is what the word induces strongly since it designates both an archipelago, a province, an island and a city. Finally … A city … Or what remains of it, it was formerly with Mombasa most a large swahili community in eastern Africa, mixed over several centuries of Bantus, Arabs, Persians, Indians, all living from the monsoon, and doing so with genius since, pushed in March-April by the winds From the south-west, their boats left here loaded with slaves, ivory, animal skins, mangrove wood, coral bricks and turtle shells, to return from November, stuffed with pottery, Chinese porcelain, clothes, dates, tools and weapons …