If you haven't heard of Zanzibar by now you should've! An incredibly diverse culture and history meets a beautiful island in the blue waters of the Indian Ocean. There is so much to see and do that I could easily spend weeks here exploring the island. Next time you're thinking about an island getaway to the South Pacific or the Caribbean, do a bit of research into Zanzibar.
Tanzania is one of those incredibly diverse countries, where it's hard to believe that one day you could be viewing untamed wildlife in the Serengeti, and yet 3 days later be floating in the beautiful blue waters of the Indian Ocean, off the coast of the cultural wonderland that is Zanzibar
Uganda: Such a diverse country, one day I was rafting, getting drunk and showering on/by the River Nile, the next I'm trekking Chimpanzees in the forest, cruising alongside hippos and sleeping next to elephants...
Week 1 of 10 on The Absolute Tour from Nairobi to Cape Town. From kissing giraffes, to breathing air in the same vicinity as 3 white rhinos, singing with Maasai tribeswomen, cycling through a zebra crossing and witnessing the most incredible sunrise and views.
After dreaming of a trip to Africa for 5 years, I finally made it happen! I was extremely nervous to find myself in Kenya on my own, but nerves quickly turned to excitement... read about my experience of my first few days in Kenya!
The Roaming Street is the brain-child of travel agent, Kirstin Street. This blog is about all things budget travel. Join her as she roams from Melbourne laneways to more unexplored streets of the world!