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Tanzania: Dar es Salaam photoblog

Visit the commercial city of Tanzania, Dar Es Salaam, through a Dar Es Salaam photoblog.

4 comments

  • maruthy prasad

    Hi,
    I am getting a job in dar e salam
    Is it safe to get the family there.
    How about the secondary education there
    How is the life style there?

  • farah

    daresalam is beautiful and the people are wonderful. There are good private schools _ Aga Khan Secondary School is really rated top. Life-style is slow and relaxing…while cost of living is going up – it very affordable for global standardss..Avg household is run on $500 month.

  • Asim

    Farah,

    I too am looking at an offer in Dar e Salam and would appreciate if you could give me an idea about:

    1.cost of schooling at Agha Khan School or International School of Tanginyka
    2.how much would an average car cost
    3.cost of utilities
    4.monthly salary of a maid

    I believe elctricity supply is not very reliable and security can be an issue i.e. its recommended to live in a compound with 24 hour security.

    How are the flight connections to Dubai or Qatar?

    Agha Khan school do they follow GCSE or IB curriculum?

    What about shopping when it comes to stuff other than groceries i.e. clothing, electronics, etc.?

    DO appologise for asking so many question for I need to be very clear before I commit having gotten used to a very safe, comfortable and a hassle free life style in Hong Kong where I am based with my family (wife plus 2 daughters 9 and 6).

    Take care and all the best.

    Asim.

  • paramesh

    hi frnds,

    i am from india, i got job in dar e salam,as sales engineer
    for airconditioning they offered 1500 dollar, transportation and accomdation company will provide.is it good salary and how much money we can save, wot is the living cost, please give me the suggestions

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