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

... This is a pretty big city we are in. Not all of Africa is what they show on those sad TV commercials. And also, driving into the city, in neighborhoods and the hear of the city itself, there are SO MANY PEOPLE. Like, there are people everywhere all the time. That's all I can think of for now.

Back at home we ate some lasagna for lunch/ a snack, hung out a little, and then made Finnish pancakes for dinner around 8:30. We listened to my favorite Finnish singer ...

This is Africa

A travel blog entry by jware on Jan 08, 2015

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... he overheard. We assured him it was all good and he told us a good price for the pineapple. Everything on my body is sticking to itself. I know that is typical in Tennessee, but it's been years since I've lived there. I am a wimp now.

After settling Joy's air debacle, we set off to get me a bus ticket to Kilwa Masoko so I could see the amazing ruins talked about in Milton's Paradise Lost and the supposed site of King Solomon's ...

Back to Dar!

A travel blog entry by victoriacronk on Oct 08, 2014

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... in plenty of time and secured some decent seats and got ourselves settled with some beverages and samosas, as well as a helping of travel sickness tablets! The boat left at 12:30 and Jack and I forced ourselves to sleep to avoid a repeat of the snorkelling drama! A couple of hours later and we had arrived in the boiling heat of the city. We were greeted by a huge crowd of taxi drivers trying to acquire ...

A long over due update

A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Aug 27, 2014

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... tablets but should be much better in a couple of days. Will be nice to have energy again! So now you are caught up on all my recent happenings ( sorry if post is disjointed or not as good as other ones, but am still a bit fuzzed) Due to unforeseen circumstances things are taking longer to arrange with South Africa and my visa here runs out in a week ... So I am applying to extend my visa here for another 3 months and will stay till things with SA ...

Jambo Tanzania

A travel blog entry by dentalvagabond on Aug 04, 2014

... Tanzanian roads have quite a lot of speed bumps making traffic pretty slow. Whenever I arrived in Tanga I had to use the best Swahili I had to communicate that I wanted to go to Dar es Salaam as almost no one speaks English. Anyways, I managed to find a sort of dalladalla after learning that the last bus already left for Dar - which proved not to be too easy on a Sunday - that still had a few seats. They charged me a lot. "Big bag, ...