Categories: Geography

Brief description of the island of Zanzibar is the collective name for more than 20 islands off the East coast of Tanzania. Top Zanzibar Islands are the southern island of Unguja and Pemba North Island. Throughout the archipelago is about 621 thousand inhabitants. The origin of the island of Unguja is very interesting. Derived from ancient river and its delta lying between today's rivers and Rufia Ruvu. Continental movements of the drops occurred in the Delta and then to separate Unguji. The geological structure, therefore, we find the island sediments of different origin. Mainly dominated by limestone. For young rock dominated the coral skeleton, which is also limestone. Nejvyším peak of the island is Masingini to height ... Read more