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Stone Town, Zanzibar- Glimpses from a place frozen in time

Tanzania is a country that stretches from the coast to Mt. Kilimanjaro, the tallest free standing mountain on Earth and the highest peak in Africa. Among the gems it has to showcase are a couple of archipelagos (group of islands) hidden somewhere the Indian Ocean. Located off Dar es Salaam, towards its north-east, the autonomous region of Zanzibar comprises of Pemba and surrounding islands as well as the archipelago comprising of Unjuga and surrounding islands. The city of Zanzibar is located in the later. These islands have a fascinating history enshrouded around them, particularly the city of Zanzibar. In the old part of Zanzibar city is the Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A kid enjoying football on a Monday morning. This is what many people in Zanzibar do through the week. They take life as it comes and enjoy it every bit.  To see a larger map, click here Here are glimpses of this scenic place from a couple of visits in November 2015. One can travel to

ASUS ZenPad 8.0 - Head above the rest in the world of tabs

The ASUS ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL In a world full of tabs, it is often a challenge to choose and ensure you have the best product. There are many factors that one needs to go through before deciding to buy one. Like me if you need a tab for multiple-purposes, I would recommend you to seriously consider buying the amazing  ASUS ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL .  The ASUS ZenPad 8.0 Z380KL Why did I want a tab? I am a 40-year old blogger, PR pro and father of a toddler. Here are some of the reasons for me to buy a tab: A)  A device to help me Blog/ Write : As a serious blogger who is often on a plane, boat or foot, I need a machine that takes care of my blogging needs where ever I am and when ever I want.  B)  A device for multi-functions : Whether I am at home or I am away, I often feel the need for an all-rounder- a device that takes care of my calling, documenting as well as storage needs.  C)  A device for my family : As father of a 3-year old I need a device that I can use to share