Hein Kaiser
Journalist
4 minute read
4 Dec 2021
2:00 pm

A welcome escape – In Zanzibar life’s a beach

Hein Kaiser

Zanzibar is an island paradise. Welcome to a escape from negativity we had to deal with

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It is OK to dream. To imagine palm trees, an azure ocean with wavelets lapping on the beach, colourful cocktails in hand and a place where a momentary lapse of the reason is a welcome escape from the barrage of negativity, we have all had to deal with over the past eighteen months of the pandemic. Zanzibar is open and a three and a bit hour hop across southern Africa lands you’re in paradise for about the same price as a holiday at home. What is different from most other island holiday destinations is the great variety of accommodation that...