Category Archives: Recipes ~ Food

Sambusi’s Two Tables ~ Zanzibar ~ A Cultural & Culinary Experience

Zanzibar is an island recognized for growing and exporting African spices. With its mysterious alley ways, known for their ornately carved doors, Birka-clad women move silently through the streets while loud speakers call faithful Muslims to prayer. An array of … Continue reading


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Mom Caught a Whopper

Beautiful, gorgeous day. Blue skies, gentle breeze and mild temperatures. Perfect day for boating and fishing. WOW!! On my second cast I catch a nice size sea trout, with out tangling my line or losing my fish while reeling it … Continue reading

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Magic Carpet Ride ~ Part II: Hot Air Ballooning over the Serengeti

I feel safe. I feel secure. I feel warm. A blast from the whisper burners emits enough heat to take off the morning’s chill. We are told that cool mornings create calm winds, ideal for ballooning. The twin balloons in … Continue reading

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Party Crashing ~ Laotian Style

While staying in Luang Prabang, Laos, we hired a river guide to take us up the Mekong in his long boat to visit a small Buddhist monastery. Our arrangement was for him to pick us up in an hour at … Continue reading

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