Arusha

What is Arusha known for?


vivid blue

focus1 http: bworldonline.com Weekender020609 main.php?id focus1 It is found mostly in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro. The mineral is named after Tanzania, the country in which it was discovered. Manuel de Souza, a Goan tailor and part-time gold prospector living in Arusha (Tanzania), found transparent fragments of vivid blue and blue-purple gem crystals on a ridge near Mererani, some 40 km southeast of Arusha. He decided


creative products

, in Arusha, Tanzania. Shanga employs 50 disabled Tanzanian people in their workshops where they recycle glass, aluminum, paper and tires into high quality, creative products. Shanga features the River House Restaurant and the Shanga Shop. River House Restaurant is for lunch on reservation only. It is a haven away from the bustle of Arusha. *


stories amp

(cultural) element involved complements an animal-centric safari to the game parks. Some cultural tourism programs (Ilkiding'a, Ng'iresi) are within an hour's hike of Arusha. Several others are within an hour's drive (Monduli Juu, Longido, Mulala, Tengeru, Ilkurot, Oldonyo Sambu). They are great opportunities to learn about the Maasai and Meru tribes who live nearby, pastoralism, agriculture, stories & legends, local economies. There are several good hikes around Mt. Meru, including some good


offering cultural

fax hours price content A community-based tour company offering cultural tours, safaris and Mt. Kilimanjaro treks. Different options for different budgets. Portion of profits donated to community development and education projects. Staff that are definitely interested in providing a wonderful experience for their clients. *


paintings made

purchase a few items, as they are extremely beautiful and make wonderful, unique gifts. *


special place

Oldoinyo Lengai, Maasai for Mountain God, resides among the Monduli Mountains. This volcano holds a special place in the hearts of the local Maasai and is a stunning geographic landmark. thumb right 175px Arusha Region's Districts (Image:Arusha1.GIF) '''Arusha''' is one of the five districts of the Arusha Region of Tanzania, and it contains the regional and economic capital; the city of Arusha. It is bordered on the south by the Monduli District (Monduli) and to the north, east, and west by the Arumeru District (Arumeru). Arusha District is the wealthiest district in Tanzania. Wilson and George Kinyonga began as musicians in their home town of Tanga (Tanga, Tanzania) in Tanzania when they joined Jamhuri Jazz Band in 1966. They moved to Arusha in 1970 and formed Arusha Jazz Band with their other brother, William Kinyonga. In 1970 they moved to Kenya and formed Simba Wanyika, which would become one of the most influential bands in the history of East African music. Daladalas go by different names in some areas, such as '''gobole''', '''vipanya''' and '''hiace''' (in Arusha); this last name comes from the Toyota HiAce minivan, which is the most commonly used vehicle for daladala service. Kenya's ''matatu'' are essentially identical to tanzanian daladalas. '''Arusha Airport''' WikiPedia:Arusha Dmoz:Regional Africa Tanzania Localities Arusha Commons:Category:Arusha


years excellent

or in the garden. * WikiPedia:Arusha Dmoz:Regional Africa Tanzania Localities Arusha Commons:Category:Arusha


setting popular

History Museum, next to the AICC building phone tollfree fax hours 9.30-? price From Tsh 6,000 content Nice and quiet setting, popular with ICTR employees. Concert and Party every Thursday night. You can also book cultural tours there. *


safari

national parks and game reserves in Africa including Serengeti National Park, Kilimanjaro National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area among others. Many documentary and feature-length films have been set in and around Arusha, including the 1962 Howard Hawks film ''Hatari!'' with John Wayne. Following this, some known actors and hunters, like Wayne, Hardy Kr├╝ger or Robert Taylor visited Arusha, staying in Hotels like the 1935-built Safari Hotel.

arusha_hotels_lodges.html#newsafarihotel The New Safari Hotel at ''Arusha Hotels and Lodges'' . Africanlegendsdmc.com Retrieved 25.June 2013 The city of Arusha is the headquarters of the East African Community, and plays host to the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights. The city is home to the famous Arusha International Conference Center, host to many international meetings. Arusha

Road. Robanda Safari Camp is one of the favorite Safari Camps, located just outside Serengeti Ikoma Gate. This location was carefully chosen so as to be right in the path of the wildebeest migration. The best time to witness this spectacular migration is from May to August and from October to December. There is a high animal concentration year round though, with big herds of wildebeest and zebra, elephant and giraffe. Other animal species include lion, hyena, gazelle, topi, and buffalo


concentration year

Road. Robanda Safari Camp is one of the favorite Safari Camps, located just outside Serengeti Ikoma Gate. This location was carefully chosen so as to be right in the path of the wildebeest migration. The best time to witness this spectacular migration is from May to August and from October to December. There is a high animal concentration year round though, with big herds of wildebeest and zebra, elephant and giraffe. Other animal species include lion, hyena, gazelle, topi, and buffalo

Arusha

:''This article refers to the City of Arusha. For other uses, see Arusha (disambiguation).''

'''Arusha''' is a city in northern Tanzania and the capital of the Arusha Region, with a population of 416,442 plus 323,198 in the surrounding Arusha District (2012 census). ''Population Distribution by Administrative Areas'', 2012 Population and Housing Census, National Bureau of Statistics, United Republic of Tanzania, 2013, page 26, accessed 1 November 2014 Located below Mount Meru (Mount Meru (Tanzania)) on the eastern edge of the eastern branch of the Great Rift Valley (East African Rift), Arusha has a temperate climate. The city is close to the Serengeti National Park, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Lake Manyara National Park, Olduvai Gorge, Tarangire National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro, and Arusha National Park on Mount Meru.

Arusha is a major international diplomatic hub. The city hosts and is regarded as the de facto capital of the East African Community. Since 1994, the city has also hosted the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. It is a multicultural city with a majority Tanzanian population of mixed backgrounds: indigenous Bantu, Arab-Tanzanian and Indian-Tanzanian population, plus small White European and white American minority population. Religions of the Arushan population are Christian (Christianity), Jewish (Judaism), Muslim (Islam), and Hindu (Hinduism).

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