There are eight ways to say hello in Swahili — all used everyday in casual conversation. And “Jambo” isn’t one of them.
All the things that can go wrong in an AirBnB in Africa, and how to prevent them.
All the animals you see on safari in Tanzania and Kenya, in Swahili. Plus key phrases to talk about safari animals!
Our tips for hiking the Usambara Mountains in Northern Tanzania, starting from Lushoto.
The best places to learn and speak Swahili in Kenya and Tanzania – Nairobi, Dar, Zanzibar, and the countryside.
Swahili everyday words and phrases to sound local. Including the local ways of saying “yes”, “What’s up”, “cool” and a bunch of other slang.
We are learning Swahili in Zanzibar and Tanzania, spending two months in East Africa. This is our one month update.
Did you know that to say “7am” in Zanzibar, you say “one o’clock”? That’s called Swahili Time. It’s just one of many things we learned about living in Zanzibar.