Monthly Archives: February 2014

leaving

leaving

Berit is leaving Red Monkey Lodge in Mfumbwi, Jambiani on the south east coast of Zanzibar. Her friends say goodbye to her walking together on …

 

Upendo means love

Upendo means love

Detail of Upendo Villa, Zanzibar.

 

Juicy

Juicy

Juice! Upendo Villa, Zanzibar.

 

Monkey style

Monkey style

Red Colobus monkeys reproducing in Jambiani, Zanzibar

 

Muzungu picha

Muzungu picha

Boys fishing in Nungwi. Nungwi is a fishermen’s village and a tourist attraction located at the northernmost tip of Unguja (known internationally as Zanzibar)

 

the pool is open

the pool is open

The Indian Ocean in Nungw, a village located at the northernmost tip of Unguja.

 

puff daddy in da house

puff daddy in da house

Uzuri Villa in Jambiani.

 

chameleon

chameleon

a nice scared chameleon on the white sands of Jambiani

 

KASA

KASA

Julia and Kasa (turtle in Kishwhili) at the 2014 Turtle Release day at the Mnarani Marine Turtle Conservation Pond in Nungwi, Zanzibar    

 

pen skuli

pen skuli

Elementary school in Makundichi, where the NGO Bus4Africa support the pupils of the village  

 

SKULI

SKULI

Two girls of the elementary school in Makundichi, where the NGO Bus4Africa support the pupils of the village

 

Flashy

Flashy

Rama member of the staff of Red Monkey Lodge, Jambiani

 

Village Dump

Village Dump

Village Dump in Paje. The Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar banned plastic bags in 2005. Tanzania introduced a nationwide ban on plastic bags in 2006. Still pollution is a big issue.

 

Full Moon Kiters

Full Moon Kiters

Justus and Julia coming back from a wonderful full moon kite session on the water of the Indian Ocean in front of Mfumbwi beach, …

 

Full Moon Kiting

Full Moon Kiting

Justus and Julia having fun during a wonderful full moon kite session on the water of the Indian Ocean in front of Mfumbwi beach, …

 

WUNMI @ Sauti za Busara

WUNMI @ Sauti za Busara

Wunmi performing @ Sauti Za Busara Festival 2014.

 

WUNMI @ Sauti za Busara (Beyoncé go home)

WUNMI @ Sauti za Busara (Beyoncé go home)

Wunmi performing @ Sauti Za Busara Festival 2014.

 

(M)eat me

(M)eat me

Meat at the butcher’s stand in Darajani Market in Stone Town, the old part of Zanzibar City.

 

Play with me

Play with me

Girl playing in Jambiani.

 

Grating Coconuts

Grating Coconuts

Woman working at the Sea Weed centre in Paje.

 

let’s cook

let’s cook

The sweet old cook of the sea weed centre in Paje, Zanzibar. Nearly 40 women work at the center and produce soap which is sold …

 

walk with me

walk with me

Women of the Sea Weed centre of Paje, walk to the weed farm with some tourists.  

 

fly with me

fly with me

Seagulls flying over the sea weed farm in Paje, Zanzibar.

 

Stir it up

Stir it up

A woman at the seaweed centre in Zanzibar stirring the ingredients to make seaweed soap

 

Kae Funk

Kae Funk

A wonderful sunset at Kae Funk Resort on the West Coast of Zanzibar

 

إن شاء الله‎

إن شاء الله‎

Contrasts in Paje behind the seaweed centre: a Woman is walking towards a big antenna

 

What’s really going on below

What’s really going on below

DCIM117GOPRO A Mangrove tree

 

What’s really going on below

What’s really going on below

DCIM115GOPRO Corals in the colourful waters of Zanzibar

 

Under the seaaaaaa

Under the seaaaaaa

DCIM115GOPRO Amazing underwater life in Zanzibar

 

Splash

Splash

Zanzibar underwater!

 

Dhow in the sky with diamonds

Dhow in the sky with diamonds

Mfumbwi beach in Jambiani on the south east coast of Zanzibar. The sand bank on a wonderful starry night with a dhow, the typical fisher …

 

Zanzibari Milky Way

Zanzibari Milky Way

Milky Way seen from Mfumbwi beach in Jambiani on the south east coast of Zanzibar.