Experiences at Sauti za Busara

After greeting a few people I knew—as I said, half of Dar es Salaam moved to Stone Town for the weekend—I dove right into the crowd. A Swahili music (music that developed along the Swahili Coast merging African, Arabic, and Indian influences) performance was in progress. On stage, a mystical looking woman with white facial painting played… Continue reading Experiences at Sauti za Busara

Water Environments & Food from the Sea

No. 3: Sailing to Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park & Reserve, Kenya #ThrowbackThursday…where was I headed? To snorkel at the GORGEOUS Kisite Island in Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park & Reserve off the coast of Kenya courtesy of KWS. One of the BEST water experiences of my life! Go to bit.ly/Kisite and I will tell you all… Continue reading Water Environments & Food from the Sea

Emirates Flight Sale: Emirates Flights Between Dar es Salaam and Dubai

Emirates flies daily between Dar es Salaam and Dubai. For more information on other destinations available under this offer, including how to book flights and a complete list of terms and conditions, visit the Emirates website. There you’ve have it, guys and gals. If you plan to travel to a destination where Emirates flies, be sure… Continue reading Emirates Flight Sale: Emirates Flights Between Dar es Salaam and Dubai

The Festivals of Zanzibar & More to Do on the Island

The Festivals of Zanzibar: Sauti za Busara & More Zanzibar usually hosts three international festivals each year: Sauti za Busara music festival in February, the Zanzibar International Film Festival in July, and the Jahazi Literary & Jazz Festival in August/September. Of these three festivals, I have been to Sauti za Busara and the Zanzibar International Film Fesitival.… Continue reading The Festivals of Zanzibar & More to Do on the Island