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Nunge is the name of a coastal strip 2 kilometers north of the East African city ​​of Bagamoyo in Tanzania . Nunge extends south to the village of Mlingotini .

The Swahili word "nungu" means "puffer fish" in German, "nunge" means " leper colony ".

For centuries, salt has been extracted from the sea water on the Nunge coast and sold to inland Africa . The coast is covered with mangroves and with forests of coconut palms .

In the last few years several smaller hotel complexes for tourists have been built along the Nunge coast.

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