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PRACTICAL INFORMATION ABOUT NDANDA


Location:

Region

South East of Tanzania

Mtwara - Rural

District Masasi
Access: From Dar es Salaam: by air to Mtwara, then 160 km by car or bus. Tarmac road. Daily buses from Dar es Salaam to Ndanda/Masasi are available. The 600 km trip will take you about 8 hours. 
Climate: Generally warm (hot?) especially around September to March. May - July are relatively cool months.
Ethnicity: Mostly Makonde, Makua, Wamwera. The number of other tribes  is limited.
Security: No security concerns. Take care of yourself, though. Swimming in rivers not a good idea.
Health: Malaria area. Good and well equiped hospital.
Religion:

Christians - especially Catholics and Anglicans. Multiple Christian denominations like TAG, Lutherans, SDA, and others are also present in a limited way. Good number of Muslims.