Despite its name, which means “abode of peace” in Arabic, Dar es Salaam is Tanzania’s largest and busiest city. It is the country’s most important business and commercial hub and is situated right on the Indian Ocean. Dar es Salaam is the main port of call for most visitors, as it is an ideal location from which to access both the wilderness areas and the beaches of Tanzania and Zanzibar.
Tanzania – what should I pack?
With only 13.5lbs (20kgs) to spare you may need assistance with your packing list
Tanzania beach & safari holiday
Escape on a romantic safari and beach holiday that takes you from superb wildlife areas to coral reefs and sandy beaches
10 Days, 9 Nights | From USD 9 764 | Dar es Salaam, Selous, Zanzibar
Why visit Dar es Salaam?
Despite its name, which means “abode of peace” in Arabic, Dar es Salaam is Tanzania‘s largest and busiest city. It is the country’s most important business and commercial hub and …
Around the world in 10 drinks
Nothing beats a drink shared among friends, so here are 10 must-try drinks from around the world…
by Claire Trickett23rd September 2016
How do I get to and around Tanzania?
Tanzania has several airports, although the most common access points are Julius Nyerere International Airport (Dar es Salaam) on the coast and Kilimanjaro International Airport in the north-east of the …