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There are 3,000 Zanzibar Red Colobus monkeys in the world. And they all live in Zanzibar and mostly in the Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park. These monkeys are protected although sometimes a nuisance to the local farmers in the area since they like to eat young leaves. They are endangered, although the population has started […]

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damas d kimaro - 12 April 2012 - 12:22 am

Thanks for shearing this pics they are so beautiful..asante sana,,yeah they one one of the creatures whos endanger there should be a useful manner to protect them.


I know, I know … more pictures of Zanzibar. (Does she ever stop?) Here’s the thing … I love this island! For the cost of a short 15 minute flight and a hotel room, I get away from the craziness of mainland (ie. Dar es Salaam). It’s my weekend getaway and I can’t get enough! […]

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Joe - 13 April 2012 - 10:46 am

Looks like a lovely day, and some mighty tasty food. Nice to see you’re taking advantage of the proximity!

MJ - 31 March 2012 - 10:10 am

Thanks, Blake!! I appreciate you commenting on my photos.

There are stores in Dar that sell Zanzibarian doors and other woodworks. Let me know if you’re serious about buying a door. They are EXTREMELY heavy, so its pretty expensive to ship them to the US but they are beautiful.

Blake - 31 March 2012 - 9:30 am

I love the bicycles in the alleyway photo. Also, can you buy one of those handcrafted doors and send back to the states??? The craftmandship on them is incredible. I love how personal your photos feel. Thank you for sharing them.