Dar es salaam

“The Haven of Peace” in Arabic, Dar es Salaam, has one of the best deep natural harbours in the world. From a small Swahili town in the middle of the 19th century, it has grown into a large modern African city with a population of over 3 million dwellers representing over 120 ethnic tribes of different cultural backgrounds. Modern Dar es Salaam boasts of banks, international shopping malls, exciting night-life, foreign embassies, and international hotels and restaurants.