Advertisement
« previous next »
typical road  

typical road

Tanzania

March 1st 2009
Crossing into Tanzania from Rwanda I stopped at a shop that sold the regular soft drinks and Malta! The non-alcoholic malt drink. When I turned around after buying it 2 little girls looked up at me and greeted me with "scum." Weeks later I have learnt that this is a abbreviation of "shikamoo" which as best I can understand means "I lay myself before you." It is a phrase that the Arab slave tra ... read more
Africa » Tanzania » East » Dar es Salaam

Tanzanian Flag Shortly after independence, Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the nation of Tanzania in 1964. One-party rule came to an end in 1995 with the first democratic elections held in the country since the 1970s. Zanzibar's semi-autonomous status and po... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.116s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 9; qc: 33; dbt: 0.012s; 33; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.5mb