• Background info
  • Festivals Tanzania
    In Tanzania, both the Christian holidays at Easter and Christmas are celebrated , as is Ramadan (July 20 - August 19 2012), the Muslim Eid (August 19 2012) and the Feast of Sacrifice (26 October ...
  • Landscape Tanzania
    Tanzania is in Eastern Africa, just below the equator between 1 and 11 degrees south latitude. It is the largest country in East Africa and is bordered by Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Congo, Zambia, Malawi ...
  • Language Tanzania
    Swahili and English are official languages ​​in Tanzania, with English as the main language of commerce. There are several local strains of languages. Outside the towns and villages people speak less English than in Kenya. ...
  • Population Tanzania
    Tanzania has about 38.4 million inhabitants spread over more than 120 different tribes. The majority is of Bantu origin. The peoples live are scattered and their residence is partly dependent on the fertility of the land and ...
  • Religion Tanzania
    In Tanzania, you have three religions that clearly leave their mark on the religion in the country. The most widespread at present is Islam, 35% of the population are Islamic. The majority of the Muslim ...
  • Sport and recreation Tanzania
    For many people it is a sport to make a safari in Africa. But what is the best time to see wildlife? In general, the best time to see wildlife in Tanzania is from mid December ...
  • Tipping Tanzania
    Workers in restaurants and hotels earn little. You can work on poverty in the country no end, but ensure that those who work for you get a good tip. The directive is (at least if ...
  • Weather and climate Tanzania
    East Africa is close to the equator. The climate is not split into summer or winter, but is classified in four other seasons. April and May form the rainy season with heavy rainfall. From June to October it ...
  • Practical info
  • Communication Tanzania
    Post Sending mail you are best to do in Arusha. E-mail Email is becoming possible in more and more places. Phone In Tanzania, calling can be problematic and extremely expensive. The international code of Tanzania is 00255. From many places ...
  • Information for people at home Tanzania
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  • Luggage and clothing Tanzania
    This journey around the equator is for the most part near mountains and highlands where a temperate climate with some cold nights is likely. We recommend you to take: thin cotton clothes; for the evening is a high-necked ...
  • Money Tanzania
    The currency in Tanzania is the Tanzanian shilling (Tsh or TZS). There are notes of 200, 500, 1000, 5000 and 10,000 shillings in circulation. Coins are of 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 ...
  • Time differences Tanzania
    In Tanzania, it is 2 hours (in summer time 1 hour) later than in Central European time CET. You should check here  to compare times. ...

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