Elewana Collection - AfroChic Diani - Activities & Experiences http://www.elewanacollection.com/afrochic-diani-beach/activities/2-lodges-and-camps 2018-01-23T09:57:36+00:00 EC2011 Book Online 2015-11-19T16:55:18+00:00 2015-11-19T16:55:18+00:00 http://www.elewanacollection.com/afrochic-diani-beach/activities/2-lodges-and-camps/260-book-online Super User astroiss@gmail.com <div class="feed-description"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="feed-description"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> Travel Information 2011-10-27T21:29:53+00:00 2011-10-27T21:29:53+00:00 http://www.elewanacollection.com/afrochic-diani-beach/activities/2-lodges-and-camps/87-travel-information Super User astroiss@gmail.com <div class="feed-description"><!-- START: Modules Anywhere --><div id="iceaccordion149"> <div class="iceaccordion"> <h4 class="toggler iceaccordion_toggler_1"><span>Travel Information&hellip;</span></h4> <div class="accordion_content iceaccordion_content_1"> <div class="padding"> <p class="mod-articles-category-introtext">

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What to Wear

In general, tourists should wear modest or conservative attire, especially in Zanzibar, which is a conservative Muslim society. Western women should not wear clothing that reveals too much skin. 'Kangas', brightly-colored wrap-around cloth, are affordable, available throughout the country, and can serve as a discreet covering. The Masai people, with their colorful clothing, are tempting targets for any tourist with a camera. However, they expect to be paid for it, and you should always ask before taking pictures. It is common practice among Swahili-speakers to use 'shikamoo' (prounounced 'she ka moe' and literally meaning, 'I hold your feet') when greeting elders or superiors. The usual response from an elder will be 'marahaba'. In Zanzibar, the equivalent of 'shikamoo' is 'chei chei'. The traveler will get along very well when using these verbal expressions of respect. In addition, a title after the 'shikamoo' is also a useful indicator that you are not j&hellip; </p> <p class="readmore"> <a class="mod-articles-category-title " href="/elewana-travel-information"> Read More... </a> </p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="iceaccordion-hidden"> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript"> var start_index = 1; start_index = start_index - 1; var current_page = 1; var number_page = 1; var ajax_url = "http://elewanacollection.com/modules/mod_ice_accordion/ajax.php?moduleId=149&layout=_items&type=ice_accordion&lang=en-GB"; var listpage = $("iceaccordion149").getElements(".iceaccordion-paging li"); function addPagingEvent(){ if(listpage && number_page > 1){ listpage.each( function(el, index){ el.addEvent("click", function( event ){ event.stop(); if( (index+1) != current_page){ getAccordion( index + 1 ); updateActiveClass( listpage, index ); } }); }); if( $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-prev") ){ $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-prev").addEvent( "click", function( event ){ index = current_page - 1; if(index > 0){ getAccordion( index ); updateActiveClass( listpage, index -1); } }); } if( $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-next") ){ $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-next").addEvent( "click", function( event ){ index = current_page + 1; if(index <= number_page){ getAccordion( index ); updateActiveClass( listpage, index - 1 ); } }); } updateClassArrows( current_page ); } } function getAccordion( nextpage ){ updateClassArrows( nextpage ); var blockHidden = $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-hidden"); if( $(blockHidden).getElement(".page-"+nextpage)){ var htmlHidden = $(blockHidden).getElement(".page-"+nextpage).get("html"); current_page = nextpage; $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion").set("html", htmlHidden); var myAccordion = new Accordion( $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion"), '.toggler', '.accordion_content', { opacity: false, alwaysHide:true, display: start_index, onActive: function(toggler, element){ toggler.addClass('open'); }, onBackground: function(toggler, element){ toggler.removeClass('open'); } }); imageAccordionPreview( $("iceaccordion149") ); } else{ $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-loading").setStyle("display","block"); var req =new Request({ method: 'get', url: ajax_url, data: { 'p' : nextpage }, onComplete: function(response) { $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-loading").setStyle("display","none"); if(response !=""){ current_page = nextpage; $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion").set("html", response); var myAccordion = new Accordion( $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion"), '.toggler', '.accordion_content', { opacity: false, alwaysHide:true, display: start_index, onActive: function(toggler, element){ toggler.addClass('open'); }, onBackground: function(toggler, element){ toggler.removeClass('open'); } }); imageAccordionPreview( $("iceaccordion149") ); $(blockHidden).set("html", $(blockHidden).get("html")+'<div class="page-'+nextpage+'">'+response+'</div>'); } } }).send(); } } function updateClassArrows( currentIndex ){ var prev = $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-prev"); var next = $("iceaccordion149").getElement(".iceaccordion-next"); if( currentIndex == 1){ prev.addClass("disabled"); next.removeClass("disabled"); } else if( currentIndex == number_page ){ prev.removeClass("disabled"); next.addClass("disabled"); } else{ prev.removeClass("disabled"); next.removeClass("disabled"); } } function updateActiveClass( listpage, nextpage ){ if( listpage[ nextpage ] ){ listpage.removeClass("active"); listpage[ nextpage ].addClass("active"); } } window.addEvent('load', function() { imageAccordionPreview( $("iceaccordion149") ); }); </script> <!-- END: Modules Anywhere --></div>
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