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Stone Town

Stone Town is the oldest place of Zanzibar City. It is basically a whole heart Unguji. You will find beautiful architecture, which entails not only the Arab influence, but also African, European and Indian. Stone Town is characterized by the narrow streets - Papas Houses are square floor plan with two to three floors. Each room is located in Wall Street and opening to the internal courtyard through the terraces. The lower floors are various shops and workshops. Yet the most famous architectural element of the Stone Town doors - wooden doors decorated with carving. Those are really old maintained around five hundred. The houses were built first, and always symbolized the power and ... Read more