Uplands Centre Hostel

Address: P. O. Box 72708, Dar es Salaam, 72708, Tanzania | Hostel
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This hostel, located on P. O. Box 72708, Dar es Salaam, is near National Museum, Village Museum, and Nyumba ya Sanaa.
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Travel Blogs from Dar es Salaam

July 5-8 Update

A travel blog entry by aoleary on Jul 05, 2015

... their own thing all the time. Like, I thought they would hunt and just function in their own community outside of most of society. But they don't. For example, they help direct you when parking your car and they will wash it sometimes and you tip them. I am still very interested to learn more about them, but I'm glad to not be as ignorant anymore. Also, while we were driving we could hear the call to prayer for Muslims, which happens five times a day. Also, it is Ramadan ...

Johannesburg to Dar es Salaam

A travel blog entry by wendy.batey on Sep 23, 2014

1 comment, 14 photos

... this new leg of our trip.

************* was like an island of cool luxury in a sea of teeming third world activity. Half our group went back into the frenzy to shop for our long journey on the bus to Arusha tomorrow. They confronted street sellers running through the bristling traffic. Anything from tea towels, dried grasshoppers, books, bike tyres, aprons, nuts, drinks, watches…..was available. Cars and truck ...

A long over due update

A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Aug 27, 2014

7 photos

... lol ... The weekend while very tiring and hot was very inspirational and amazing, God sure is at work in Tanzania! After lunch, went back to the local market so the Australian women could buy some souvenirs to take home ... I had a headache most of the afternoon and thought it was caffeine withdrawals so went to buy a coffee, by the time I got to the shop, I couldn't see straight enough to read the board and wasn't even aware I was in a coffee ...

Ficando sem forças??? | Getting weak???

A travel blog entry by sarita.castilho on May 06, 2014

2 photos

... with the chickens in baskets tied, coffins and of course a Muslim praying as if everything was in perfect peace.

We arrived in Dar es Salaam and had suggested in a tour of the center of the former capital and largest city of the country (2.5 million inhabitants).

But we were hungry and that such a guide would take us to visit the center left in a restaurant to eat something. But it was already late. Bottom line, we finish eating 17h, an infernal ...

From Dar to Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by pauljkuhne on Jan 15, 2014

7 comments, 11 photos

... could feel so ****** in such a beautiful place. Mr. G, a local celebrity, was kind enough to climb a coconut tree for me and get a fresh coconut so I could drink the water to make my stomach feel better. It was so freshi (Swahili for fresh--just add an i to anything). Fortunately I got better, and more travelers began to arrive at the hostel. I convinced them all to go snorkeling the following day, which I was dying to do having seen the clear, blue water ...