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Nov 23, 2005 - 43 Hour Train Ride From Dar es Salaam to Kapiri Mposhi, Zambia

Wednesday, November 23, 2005. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Fred, Charles, and I arrived at the Tazara train station at 9:00 a.m. for our scheduled departure at 11:00 a.m. I was told we needed to be at the station two hours prior to departure. The train did not depart until 1:30 p.m. All the mzungus were on the same sleeper train (four beds to a cabin). Melissa (Canada), Niamh, and Malachy (Ireland) shared the first cabin, followed by Fred and Charles. My cabin was toward the back of the train. My cabin mate for the journey was Ben, a Zambian...

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