Econo Lodge

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Dar es Salaam

The road to Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by wanderlust83


... that has become a stable attribute to our daily life on the road. That day we gathered as many things on the walk as we could find, adding rocks and twigs to peoples bags and tying vines to their backpacks until they looked like they had busted their way through a tangled up jungle! On day 6 we were on the road to Zanzibar, our first campsite we pitched our tent in the tropical gardens near the slopes of the mighty Kilimanjaro! Another night of mischievous entailed as myself, ...

Tanzania - Dar es Salaam

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo


... and thus we had to postpone our departure to Zanzibar for Monday. We figured it wouldn´t be smart to leave for Zanzibar without applying for a visa.

The tuk-tuk left us quite close to our hotel, however, we decided to walk to the port and obtain some basic information about prices and timetables of ferries going from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar.

Then we kept walking along the port till ...

ATM issues

A travel blog entry by alexobt

... decided against it as I very much doubt my specially bought travel card would have been readily accessible on my return. I returned to my hostel to embarrassingly re-check-in for another night, ready to head off to the bank headquarters tomorrow and complain in the strictest terms about the quality of their ATMs, their customer service, and how I certainly won't be recommending them to my friends. I don't know whether to laugh or cry or accept ...

Tanzania here we are!! Stage 1 Dar Es Salaam.

A travel blog entry by thehappells


... at Slipway and all the kids played in the park and on the beach. The boys have had a great evening in the pool at Alexanders and an early tea and bed. Fiona, Paul and I have had a great meal and wine by the pool. Early rise tomorrow with flights to Songea at ...

Day Forty

A travel blog entry by embelina

... bus, he told us it would be a 'luxury bus', which sounded suspiciously like 'coach' to me. If I was a superhero, my nemesis would be a coach I'm sure. Or my weakness. Something bad anyway. He said it would have opening windows though, so that made me feel better. However, when we get out of the minibus, Komba leads us past coach after coach, to our coach. Noooooooooo. We fill out our details on the bus tickets and get on. I nab the seat at the ...

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This hotel, located in Dar es Salaam, is near National Museum, Village Museum, and Nyumba ya Sanaa.
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