Mukhy’s grilled tandoori chicken and sauces you can’t resist!

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It’s a beautiful view, sitting on a plastic chair in front of a piece of street-side grilled chicken with a trio of unknown sauces to explore. And that’s exactly what I faced when I sat down for a quick afternoon snack at Mukhy’s Cafe in Stone Town, Zanzibar. When you approach Mukhy’s Cafe, you’re greeted […]

VIDEO: Zanzibar pizza

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(Watch Zanzibar pizza on YouTube here: http://youtu.be/fbbagObk7t4) On the island of Zanzibar, just off the coast of Tanzania, they make a little snack known as a Zanzibar pizza. With influences from India and the Middle East, how they came up with this combination of ingredients, and how a Zanzibar pizza became famous remains a mystery […]

Jozani Forest and the Unique Red Colobus Monkeys of Zanzibar

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While turquoise beaches and swaying palm trees are the normal pictures of Zanzibar, there’s also a national park forest on the island, known as Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park (or just Jozani Forest). I’m going to admit straight up, visiting Jozani Forest will probably not be the highlight of your visit (unless you REALLY love […]

VIDEO: Zanzibari Food at Lukmaan Restaurant in Stone Town

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You might have already seen the article about Lukmann restaurant, it’s one of my favorites in Stone Town. The rice biryani’s, the curries, and in particular the octopus curry, which I had this meal, were all outstanding! Watch the video here: (If you can’t see it, watch it on YouTube here) The meal entire was […]

Lukmaan – One of the Best Restaurants in Stone Town, Zanzibar

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One of the legendary restaurants in Stone Town, Zanzibar, that serves local Zanzibari food, is Lukmaan Restaurant. This place, along with Passing Show Hotel, are two of the most legendary local Zanzibari food serving establishments within Stone Town. I had been to Lukmaan restaurant a number of times on previous visits to Zanzibar (you might […]

Photo: Beautiful Beach in Zanzibar

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Zanzibar is really one of the most beautiful places in the world. I took this photo from hanging out on the rooftop of a boat, slowly sailing past this quiet fishing village beach. Enjoying the beautiful nature of Zanzibar is one of the best things to do in Zanzibar. If you’re interested, check out this […]