The very name Zanzibar conjures up exotic and romantic images. There are two main islands making up Zanzibar : Unguja and Pemba. Zanzibar Town is on Unguja Island, which is generally referred to as "Zanzibar".
A jewel in tranquil coral waters of the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar is one of the world's most beautiful islands. From the shores the great European explorers Burton, Speke, Kraph, Reubman and Livingstone and set out on their voyages of discovery into the hinterland.
The narrow streets of the old Stone Town are just some of the vived reminders of the island's long and colourful history. It's a fascinating place to wander around and get lost in.