The official capital city of the United Republic of Tanzania is Dodoma and has been since 1996. However, aside from the legislature, much of the government is still located …in the old capital, Dar es Salaam. Dar es Salaam is the largest city and the principal commercial city, and it is also the major seaport for the country and for Tanzania's landlocked neighbors. (MORE)
There are several rivers in Tanzania with the largest being RufijiRiver. Tourists whom visit a Tanzania safari or for a holiday tendto take advantage of the incredible wildlif…e, flora and fauna whichsurrounds the river by going on a river safari.If you want to buy asafari package then in my suggestion One -Way Tours & SafarisLtd (one-waytoursandsafaris.com) is the best which offers 14 dayssafari packages in Tanzania. (MORE)
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You can go on a wildlife safari .
You can hike Mount Kilimanjaro/Mount Meru You can also go on a Coffee/Banana plantation tour and a wa…terfall tour Zanzibar is part of Tanzania, you take the ferry across the ocean about 2 hours and there are many things you can do on the island and on the coast! (MORE)
In colonial times, Tanzania was not formed yet. It was formed from a colony named Tanganyika and an island named Zanzibar. In 1900, Tanganyika was governed by the Germans, an…d Zanzibar was governed by the British. But after the German's defeat in World War I, Tanganyika became controlled by the British. Than after World War II, the United States had control of Tanganyika, but of course they let them free. Tanganyika became free on December 9, 1961 and the island of Zanzibar became free shortly after on December 19, 1963. The two countries decided to form together and make the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar. The name was shortened to make it easier to say on October 29, 1964 and it is now called the United republic of Tanzania or just Tanzania. The name was made like this: Tan [ganyika] + Zan [zibar] + ia [ suffix for country ]. Is that good enough? I'm writing an essay on it. (MORE)
tanzania has many different tribes. most tribes have theirdistinctive dress. common in tanzania and east africa is the kanga,a cotton shawl bearing traditional swahili proverb…s and words ofwisdom. it is used by women as a skirt and headscarf and by maninstead of a kanzu (kaftan) (MORE)
It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda , Burundi , and the Democratic Republic of theCongo to the west; Zambia , Malawi , and Mozambique tothe sout…h; and by the Indian Ocean tothe east. (MORE)