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May 22, 2019

On The Rock

"Woke up around 5:00 am to capture this spectacular sunrise on The Rock, a famous little restaurant house perched on a rock by the sea," says Your Shot photographer Xan White of this scene in Zanzibar, Tanzania. "A few boats bring you there in the evening by high tide, when the rock is surrounded by water, to get to the restaurant. After the meal, later in the evening when the tide gets low, you can simply walk back home." This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Xan WHITE, National Geographic Your Shot
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