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Amanda Leigh Lichtenstein

Amanda Leigh Lichtenstein

Ramadan 2018

Meet the Chinese 'tambi' noodle-makers of Zanzibar

The story behind a popular Ramadan dish of fried vermicelli noodles and dark raisins in sweet coconut milk.

Meet the Chinese 'tambi' noodle-makers of Zanzibar

Tanzania

Zanzibar's tiny Syrian refugee community seeks slice of paradise

There are just a few hundred Syrians in Tanzania and while some have managed to settle in, others struggle to find work.

Zanzibar's tiny Syrian refugee community seeks slice of paradise