Monthly Archives: March 2012

Swahili is fun to learn!

The first four weeks after my arrival in Zanzibar I only worked halftime, because I went to class to learn Swahili four hours per day. After that I was supposed to stop going to school, but I liked going there … Continue reading

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The mainland

It seems to me like the people on Zanzibar has unresolved and conflicting feelings towards the mainland. Historically Zanzibar used to be the center of a big sultanate, but now it is just like a little brother for mainland Tanzania. … Continue reading

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Frittgående høns

Egg fra frittgående høns er jo et produkt med status i Norge, men man vet egentlig ikke hva en frittgående høne er før man kommer til Zanzibar. Her går hønene rundt i gatene, tilsynelatende fullstendig uten oppsyn, bortsett fra en … Continue reading

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Pictures from the safari

As mentioned, I have been on safari with my family. I have had time to organize our pictures, and here you can see the high lights from the four days we spent in Lake Manyara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro. By the … Continue reading

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A typical vacation in Tanzania…

…consists of 3 things: Safari in Serengeti, climbing of Kilimanjaro, and relaxation on Zanzibar. And this is just what my family has been doing the last few weeks. I and my girlfriend joined them for some activities on Zanzibar (like snorkeling … Continue reading

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AaFK på tur i Zanzibar

For noe få dager siden så jeg et overraskende syn. Det er mange som spiller fotball på Zanzibar (som de fleste andre steder på jorda), så fotballspillere ser jeg rett som det er, men det er to år siden jeg … Continue reading

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