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

This is Africa

A travel blog entry by jware on Jan 08, 2015

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... pineapple smiling like hyenas at our delicious future pineapple date. One thing interesting to note that Joy and I have discussed is that the people are pretty honest. Despite the fact that when we asked about the pineapple price, the three men around the cart gave us 3 different prices simulataneously then looke3d at each other and we all laughed. A passerby apparently heard it and actually stopped to make sure the vendor wasn't charging ...

The long day

A travel blog entry by victoriacronk on Oct 03, 2014

3 comments, 1 photo

Today was a long, long day. Today was spent on the truck from 8 in the morning till 9 at night. We were heading heading to the far side of Dar Es Salaam and had to catch up 100km that we lost yesterday. We were due to arrive at our camp at around 5/6 but we hit major traffic in Dar Es Salaam where we sat at a stand still for hours. We had one moment of excitement when we hopped off the truck to stretch our legs thinking we would be fine as we had ...

Taking care of loose ends

A travel blog entry by missmaddierue on Jul 08, 2014

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I actually cannot believe I'm going home in four days. I actually feel comfortable getting around and feeling like I can breathe easy.

Anyway, today was my last day in the labor ward and I was able to help take care of a couple of fresh newborns. Christianne and I watched a few births and other minor procedures. One of the interns also taught me how to check out a newborn from head to toe making ...


A travel blog entry by missmaddierue on Jul 01, 2014

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... issues.

After the day at the hospital, we went to the mall and ate lunch (and had wifi too!). On the way home, Megan, Christianne, her roommate Kia, and I all took a bajaji home. Now that was hilarious! Four white girls squeezed into the back of a bajaji made for two people max, laughing and painfully bouncing over bump. Our driver was loving it. He even took a picture with all of us!

Another week gone ....

A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Jun 27, 2014

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... at night and needed to get them out of bunk beds doesn't even bear thinking about ... Sadly it is the reality of life here .... So my job is to at least give them a bit of a fighting chance with a set plan and safe meeting point and hope we never have to put it into action. Saturday my hut got fumigated as did my friends place so we went out for the whole day (even longer than normal shopping day) Went back to the mall I went to last time I was here. Had ...