It’s easy to get lost in Stone Town. Literally and figuratively.
Characterised by winding, narrow alleys, the old part of Zanzibar City known as Stone Town is a labyrinth of architecture influenced by roots in Arab, Persian, Indian, European, and African traditions. In short, a melting pot of culture dating back three centuries which is showcased in the charming, decaying buildings and ornate doors.
In this busy, friendly port city, I found a surprise around every corner