Dar Es Salaam - Post Report Question and Answers

What have been the highlights of your time in this country? Best trips or experiences?

Ocean, islands, beaches, cheap seafood. - Jan 2022


World-class safaris. Beaches. The ocean. Zanzibar. Islands and more islands. - Oct 2021


Tanzania is a special place: between the boating in Dar, the beach trips to Zanzibar, diving with Whale Sharks in Mafia island, and all the safari options - I'm not sure there's a better post in the world for travel options. - May 2020


There are some incredible, once-in-a-lifetime opportunities here. Nearly everything people come to Africa to do/see is available in Tanzania. However, getting to those things is not easy or cheap. - Jun 2017


I loved going to the beach every weekend with my group of friends, safaris, going to Zanzibar several times a year was a plus. - Dec 2015


Going on safari up north (Lake Manara, Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti). Going to Zanizbar (2 hour ferry ride). Just seeing how average Tanzanians live. - Jul 2015


Safaris and spending time on the beach. Eating the yummy tropical fruit and seafood is also nice. - Mar 2014


Going on safari, the beach, snorkeling, and Zanzibar & Mafia Island. - Feb 2013


Dar Yacht Club, trips to Arusha and Safari Country, weekend getaways to Zanzibar to stay at the many island resorts. Most resorts also provide resident or embassy discounts if you are living in Tanzania as part of a diplomatic mission. - Feb 2013


Snorkeling with whale sharks in Mafia, Diving in Mtwara, train ride to Zambia, and Safaris. - Aug 2011


Subscribe to our newsletter


New book from Talesmag! Honest and courageous stories of life abroad with special needs.

Read More