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The country of Tanzania with its 54 million inhabitants is a state in East Africa on the Indian Ocean. The capital of the state is Dodoma, but the seat of government and largest city is the coastal city of Dar es Salaam. Other large cities are Mwanza, Arusha, Mbeya and Morogoro. In the northwest of Tanzania lies the Serengeti, one of the most famous national parks in Africa and since 1981 part of the UNESCO World Natural Heritage. The United Republic of Tanzania also includes the island of Zanzibar.