Southern Sun Dar Es Salaam

1 Garden Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on 1 Garden Avenue, Dar es Salaam, is near National Museum, Village Museum, and Nyumba ya Sanaa.
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    Travel Blogs from Dar es Salaam

    A tough week

    A travel blog entry by tweetygirl on Jul 27, 2014

    13 photos

    ... hit you! One activity I have been using this week has been bubbles, children's love and fascination with bubbles is the same the world over! I love just watching their faces light up and smiles and laughter happen when I bring them out, fun times :-) We have 2 public holidays this week, just not sure yet (Sunday afternoon) when, all depends on the moon ... Maybe Mon/Tue or Tue/Wed Till next time Kwa heri from Dar Es ...


    A travel blog entry by rosewj on Jun 23, 2013

    Early start, and no breakfast until about 10 where we stopped at a petrol station and got some yummy samosas and rice cakes, and ordered a little tin truck in the shape of our Serengeti jeeps. Stopped for the loo at and the wheel landed on my number again, so I had to a konyagi shot at 11.30 in the morning. Drove on to Mikadi beach, an amazing campsite literally on the beach, which is beautiful. ...

    Big city life

    A travel blog entry by kate.leuschke on Jun 15, 2013

    6 photos

    ... patterns and include a saying. Women give and wear select kangas to non-verbally communicate sensitive messages. We saw spark plugs, desk fans, cashews, peacocks, fish, and even Barack Obama depicted on both of these styles.

    After lunch at a Indian restaurant, we negotiated taxis (and negotiated navigation) to the Tinga ...

    Day Forty One

    A travel blog entry by embelina on Jun 14, 2013

    1 comment

    ... it's lovely and cool here, so a hot shower can be appreciated.I dislike the bed here as well. The mattress (/the bit of foam that they cover with a piece of material) is so thin that I can feel most of the wooden slats underneath me. I manage to get to sleep but wake up at half 4 to mega aches in my back, shoulders and neck. It's really painful and I'm rather unhappy. After about 45 minutes I force myself to lie in one position and breathe as deeply and slowly as possible. This luckily works. ...

    Day Thirty Four

    A travel blog entry by embelina on Jun 07, 2013

    1 comment

    ... and they've lost a potential sale (I sound like Alan Sugar now). Having said that, I still remain friendly. There's no need to be rude and outwardly disrespectful. We find Jantine and Elina, and once they've got their things, we head over to the dala dala station to wait for Sonja. It's SO crowded - never ones to miss an opportunity for selling things, there are quite a few little stalls, basically selling food and tat. We spot a cafe type place and head up some stairs to get a drink ...