galerie Walk in ‚Africa’s Garden of Eden


Walk in ‚Africa’s Garden of Eden.

One of the more unsavory chapters of Zanzibar's history is its role in the Arab slave trade. British influence stemmed the trade and it was finally prohibited in 1876, with the island become a British protectorate in 1890. Today the lives of those stolen away from East Africa are commemorated in an area that was once the slave market in Stone Town.

 

Pay your respects – One of the more unsavory chapters of Zanzibar’s history is its role in the Arab slave trade, British influence stemmed the trade and it was finally prohibited in 1876, with the island become a British protectorate in 1890. Today the lives of those stolen away from East Africa are commemorated in an area that was once the slave market in Stone Town.

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