Taking the Midnight Train to Zambia

The Tazara train is a two to four-day adventure from Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania to a tiny town called Kapiri Mposhi, in Zambia, some distance from the capital Lusaka. The single-line railway is 1860km long and was built in 1975 by Tanzania, Zambia, and China to connect landlocked Zambia to the port city of Dar es Salaam. Continue reading