Zanzibar is the collective name for two islands in the Indian Ocean: Unguja (the main island) and Pemba Island. The capital of Zanzibar, located on the island of Unguja, is Zanzibar City. The city's old quarter, known as Stone Town, is a Unesco World Heritage Site.
From the Zanzibar Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Zanzibar
We were staying 7 days in Zanzibar Lodge, it was a very good place, nice rooms, calm, good restaurant "Lukman" nearby, the stuff was very kind, we would come again. ... more
Excellent value, right on the beach on the southeast coast of Zanzibar. Good food. They do not take credit cards, so if you don't have a bundle of cash with you, the nearest ATM is an hour away in Stone Town, which is about a $45 taxi ride. However you can arrange an ATM stop on an excursion to Stone Town or a spice tour. ... more
Hi, im planning to visit zanzibar for 2 days... Im looking for cheap accomodatio and things to see... Can anyone guide me... Thanks....Siva ...
We are going to Zanzibar on the 23rd July - can anyone suggest where we could change dollars to shillings without getting absolutely ripped off. We will be staying in Nungwe. We have friends who have just been there are they really got done in when exchanging money. ...
I am currently trying to decide where my next trip,after Thailand(november) will be. I am considering Mauritius or Zanzibar. Would anyone know how much it would cost, to be in each of these, per day? ...
Tanzania - Entry 3 Zanzibar
PS- I just figured out the cooks name was John and I wanted to let you know as I'm sure all of you were being kept up at night trying to figure it out... We are now on the amazing island of Zanzibar. We spent two days in Stonestown which is a really cool Muslim influenced city with narrow alleyways ...
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