Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa, bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west, and Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south.

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Dar es Salaam was founded in 1862 by Sultan Seyyid Majid of Zanzibar on the site of the village of Mzizima.

Moshi is a municipality in Northeast Tanzania, the mountain region of Tanzania. Moshi is home to three main cultural groups: the Chagga, the Maasai and Pare.

Arusha is a city of approximately 400,000 people in Northeast Tanzania, East Africa.

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Pembwe and the Southeast is the hot humid region of Tanzania including the former capital Dar-es-Salaam and most of the country's Indian Ocean coastline.

Northeast Tanzania - home of Kilimanjaro - is in Tanzania.

Zanzibar is semi-autonomous archipelago off the coast of Tanzania, consisting of Zanzibar Island, Pemba Island, and many smaller islands.

Central Tanzania is in the plateau region of Tanzania, with grasslands and national parks in its south, and arable land in the north.

Iringa is a town in the Southern Highlands, Tanzania. You can get to Iringa by bus.

Southern Highlands is a region of Tanzania. Base yourself in Iringa to visit this region.

Northwest Tanzania is known as Africa's Great Lakes region, because it is home to Tanzania's portion of Lake Victoria in the north and Lake Tanganyika in the west.

Mount Kilimanjaro is a currently inactive strato-volcano in northern Tanzania, near the border with Kenya.

Bagamoyo is a town in Tanzania with a colonial history and an active art scene. The most recent history has it as a terminal point on the coast for Arab trading caravans.

The Selous Game Reserve is Tanzania. With 54,600 km² it is the biggest game reserve in Africa.

Tarangire National Park is in Tanzania. $35 per person Tarangire Treetops Tree houses perched high up in the age old Baobab and Marula trees.

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