I get that question quite often. I usually know what to suggest (though a lot of people forget to explain what they expect in terms of price, interests and quality).
Most guide books tell you to skip Dar Es Salaam and go straight to your next destination. In fact, the majority of visitors to Dar Es Salaam tend to follow that advice, but if you appear to come through Dar with time to kill or if you as an expat have visitors to entertain, – or simply as me – actually like Dar Es Salaam for what it is, give it a try.
Amongst my favorites are (click):
But there is so much more. I am about to write an article, encouraging people to check out Dar Es Salaam, in stead of rushing through.
If you have any favorites, you'd like to share, please do let me know.