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

... tooted horns in a symphony of third world song. Rick and Jan filled in a bundle of forms for sim cards. Here was the modern high tech world mingling with the hand-to-mouth third world struggle to survive.

Others had a cool beer, explored the local market – all manner of fruit, vegies, grains. Live chickens etc were available. The scent of spices mingled with that of caged poultry. Buses full of passengers crowded the ...

A long over due update

A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Aug 27, 2014

7 photos

... getting my coffee and making it back to the group, I started to feel very shaky, hot and dizzy! ... Got back to the compound and ended up going to my friends so they could keep an eye on me, Monday was no better but no worse either so spent most of the day sleeping at my friends place (sadly it meant I didn't get to say goodbye to the mission team, but I could only make it from the couch to the toilet without falling over .... Tuesday I actually ...

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

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

2 photos

... we know such a center.

Ohh Gosh !!!! I started getting angry. Can you imagine a mix of Santa Iphigenia, with Cathedral Square and Port General Slope, slightly worsened, sidewalks land (do not understand why asphalt on streets and sidewalks leave the ground) without gutters, so open sewer, all the streets of the mega pools of rain in the morning. And I? I slipper, muddy, filthy feet, exhausted trying to find something interesting as it is lost in the poverty ...

From Dar to Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by pauljkuhne on Jan 15, 2014

7 comments, 11 photos

... island, and the importance of seafood in Zanzibar. After riding in the back of a truck to the famous Blue Lagoon, we got fitted for masks and flippers, and then took a small boat to the reef. From outside the water, you couldn't see anything, but after jumping in, it was an entire world below. Schools of fish, some incredibly colorful and exotic, plus beautiful underwater plants and coves. Exactly what I wanted. Not what I wanted was the sun burning my ...