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Moshi, Tanzania

Moshi is a city in northern Tanzania, located on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. Moshi is the departure point for all Kilimanjaro climbs and is also conveniently located to reach all northern Tanzanian National Parks.

The Moshi area is a significant producer of corn and beans. Harvesting is once in the year after the rainy season. In the higher slopes of the mountain grow bananas and coffee.

There are many things to do in Moshi. Coffee tours and day hikes to waterfalls in the foothills of Kilimanjaro start in Moshi. If you like sports you can swim, go to the gym, play tennis, squash or even golf. If you are interested in culture, you can learn Maasai jewelry making, batik dying or African dance and drumming. Moshi has also a large number of restaurants, which offer delicacies for all tastes, including several rooftops bars with stunning view of Kilimanjaro, which looms over the town like a sentinel.

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