A self-drive tour in Uganda or Rwanda is more of adventure as it involves you exploring your dream destinations at your own pace. You become solely a manager of your own adventure and to have a successful road trip, you need to pack appropriately starting with essentials first. Most...
Gorillas are among the intelligent primates the world host today. When it comes to primate safaris, gorillas should be a must see! They are intriguing animals and worthy seeing! They are capable of using tools like sticks, stones and pods among others. They use sticks to scoop termites from...
A revamped Batwa trail in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park will allow tourists to explore cultural sites in the footsteps of the Batwa tribe in southwest Uganda.  The three-kilometer trail winds through the dense forests of the Muhabura mountain range, known for its troops of golden monkeys and mountain gorillas—two...
For a child to enjoy a self drive in Uganda, he/she must be seated comfortably while on the drive. Choose the Right Direction: Rear- or Forward-Facing For the best protection, keep your baby in a rear-facing car seat for as long as possible – until at least 3 years old....
Rwanda is dubbed the Land of a Thousand Hills for a reason. This landlocked country lies suitably in Eastern and Central Africa and it is dominated by scenic rolling hills that make it a true land of a thousand hills. Besides, it features several most stunning water Lakes, rain forests...
When it comes to safaris in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), most people are left to think that it is gorilla trekking in the Virunga National Park but the latter isn’t true as there is a lot more for you to explore. For any plans to pay a...
The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has set the new price for gorilla permits from $600 to $700 plus other safari activities. UWA whose headquarters are based in Kampala is an organ that is mandated by laws of Uganda to sustainably manage all the national parks. The fees for gorilla...
The Virunga volcanoes mountain region, comprises of the most unique and adventurous mountain ranges with magnificent sceneries; extending over 8000 square KM along the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo border, northwest of Rwanda and southwest of Uganda in East – central Africa and part of the Albertine Rift,...
Most visitors who come to Uganda travel around in a package safari tour, in small groups and with a local driver. This makes sense and offers a certain level of comfort but let us tell you: It’s definitely less of an experience! What most people don’t know: You can either...
At last there is hope that we may be able to get rid of those pseudo-multipurpose noisy fake phones that several Ugandans move around with.  This comes after Ibrahim K. Bbossa, the manager Consumer Affairs at UCC in an interview with media last week; said that before this year...