A Tour of Darajani Market in Stone Town, Zanzibar


No matter where you travel, one of the best ways to experience local life is to explore the local fresh market. Markets are not only where things are sold and traded, but they are also where people congregate to socialize, meet friends, and eat. Located just on the edge of the ancient lanes of Stone Town… [Read More]

The Ultimate Zanzibar Travel Guide for Food Lovers


Introduction When I was a kid, I spent the majority of my growing up years in East Africa. I dreamt about visiting Zanzibar, experiencing the mix of cultures, exploring the narrow lanes of Stone Town, and sampling the delicious coastal cuisine. Pictures of pristine turquoise waters and white sand kept me inspired, and I knew I had to visit… [Read More]

David’s To Do List for Malawi, Africa


This is a guest post from my buddy David Hoffman who blogs over at David’s Been Here. I’ve spent quite a bit of time in Tanzania, and I’ve always wanted to head a little further south to Malawi, but just haven’t been able to yet. David offers some good tips about things to do in… [Read More]