Zanzibar - Nungwi beach - Una vela bianca su un mare color smeraldo

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Dhow is the generic name of a number of traditional sailing vessels with one or more masts with lateen sails used in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean region.


Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous part of Tanzania, in East Africa. It is composed of the Zanzibar Archipelago in the Indian Ocean, 25–50 kilometres (16–31 mi) off the coast of the mainland, and consists of numerous small islands and two large ones: Unguja (the main island, referred to informally as Zanzibar), and Pemba. The capital of Zanzibar, located on the island of Unguja, is Zanzibar City. Its historic centre, known as Stone Town, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is claimed to be the only functioning ancient town in East Africa.

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Comments (3)

olaphisarg74 on November 13, 2011

What a colors... Nice shot. Like 1. Olissa

dziwnowik on November 14, 2011

BEUTIFUL !!!!! ~ ♥ YSL ♥ ♥

greetings from Poland , Peter ♥

7 ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥

Reiner Dörrenbach on September 3, 2012

Simply beautiful! like

Best wishes, Reiner

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  • Uploaded on November 12, 2011
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    by Paolo Grassi

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