The unexpected pleasure of putting bicycles on trains in Tanzania

Eventually Tanzania will upgrade its trains, following in the footsteps of the recent upgrade in Kenya. For the traveller, some of the interest will inevitably be lost. A train waits for the other to pass, Central Tanzania.

We pulled ourselves, our bicycles and our luggage aboard two Tanzanian trains, from Mpanda to Tabora, Tabora to Dodoma. The whole process was a pleasure (900 words).  Continue reading