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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The latest happenings from Dar

A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Jul 09, 2014

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... of himself the other day as he started it, found the spread sheet we were working on and opened it all by himself and then once in it added a line! Pleased I could help him in his confidence,was very rewarding to see. The past couple of weekends I have really been introduced to the frustrations of Dar traffic when it took over 2 1/2 hours to get to the shopping Mall that on a good day normally takes us an hour! Not fun stuck in traffic that long in an un-air conditioned ...

The highlight of today was breakfast!

A travel blog entry by missmaddierue on Jul 09, 2014

Well today I had one of the best breakfasts of the entire trip. Let me tell you, it was chapati, Nutella, banana, chocolate cereal, and tea. What a start to the day!

At the hospital, I started my last rotation: internal medicine. Actually, firstly I went to a Projects Abroad workshop on medical ethics. All of the information seemed pretty obvious to me, but I did learn that the legal age for informed consent and whatnot is 18, but in ...

Surgical Rounds

A travel blog entry by missmaddierue on Jun 23, 2014

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... remember seeing a woman with an enlarged area right around her hip, another with appendicitis, one with large portions of her leg missing, and others that I didn't hear so well. That was one of the main problems with following the interns around in the surgical ward; no one spoke loud enough to hear.

In the men's ward, a lot of guys had hernias. A few others had missing portions of their legs as well, and one guy was missing the ...

An introduction to my new home

A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Jun 11, 2014

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... condition than what I was going to be living in, for this I am truly thankful. So I am now living in Hut no 7, a lovely little orange concrete hut ... While the hut may be of a better standard it is still basic ( by New Zealand standards) but will be more than adequate for my stay here. I have a queen bed with the compulsory mosquito net of course!, a table, even a wardrobe! , a toilet and a shower (cold only! ) ... So as you can see I have ...

Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by ru.benpabst on Sep 30, 2013

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... The people are exceptionally friendly and phrases you will hear non-stop are "Hakuna Matata (no problems) and Karibu. "We decide to stay at the Manch Lodge in Stone Town which is close to all the historical sights. The rate is USD 40.00 for a double room. After signing in at the Lodge we take a walk through Stone Town. It is an old city with small alleys and walkways, many only for pedestrians. Some of the buildings are ...