a beautiful country situated along the east african coast. filled with exotic animals and beautiful beaches, it is home to the big 5 and the spice island of zanzibar. tanzania also has the worlds highest free standing mountain as well as africas highest mountain KILIMANJARO.
by 4-real-tz May 27, 2009
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one of the east african countries known for safaris. a long time german colony, it was highly unstable during this time period. the british eventually took over. since independence, things haven't gone well. the nation has seen a marxist dictatorship and an unstable, mostly for-show, democracy and various wars with neighboring lands.
tanzania is where al queda bombed a us embassy in 1998.
by Ben E. Hama February 01, 2007