Category: Africa

  • Why Rwenzori is a Great Mountain for any Bucket list

    Why Rwenzori is a Great Mountain for any Bucket list

    The Rwenzori Mountains, also known as the “Mountains of the Moon,” are indeed a fascinating and unique destination that could be a great addition to any adventurer’s bucket list. The mountains are located in the eastern equatorial Africa between the international border of Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo and they are known for hosting…

  • Egypt Through The Eyes Of A Tired Traveler

    Egypt Through The Eyes Of A Tired Traveler

    I fished around and pulled my phone out of my bra. The current temperature (of Cairo, not my bra) read 40 degrees Celsius. An unscrupulous taxi driver had dropped me off at yet another Office for Fleecing Tourists which is always a high yield side hustle for everyone involved. I refused the insistent offers of…

  • Best 5 Parks for Wildlife Spotting in Uganda

    Best 5 Parks for Wildlife Spotting in Uganda

    While it lacks the recognition name like its neighboring parks; Serengeti and Kruger Park, Uganda’s national parks have all the animals you would love to see on a wildlife safari in Africa, minus the crowds. Uganda’s parks are among the best places to go game viewing on the African continent hosting incredible wildlife including the…

  • Best 7 Things to Do in Rwanda

    Best 7 Things to Do in Rwanda

    Rwanda is a landlocked East African country whose green, mountainous landscape has earned it the nickname “Land of a Thousand Hills.” Its renowned Volcanoes National Park is home to mountain gorillas and golden monkeys. Bordering Congo and Uganda, the park encompasses 4,507m-tall Mt. Karisimbi and 4 other forested volcanoes. Kigali, the nation’s sprawling capital, has…

  • Best 12 Places for Self Drive in East Africa

    Best 12 Places for Self Drive in East Africa

    East Africa is a destination like no other! The eastery region of Africa has unique touristic destinations that many travelers would like to tick off their bucketlist. Whether you opt for Camping with rooftop tents or just need a 4×4 Land Cruiser and get started with your trip, expect a lfetime adventure through East Africa.…

  • Explore Kibale Forest National Park of Uganda

    Explore Kibale Forest National Park of Uganda

    Are you planning to travel to Uganda but still looking for a perfect destination for your safari? Kibale forest National park is one of the best destinations to quench the traveler’s thirst. The national park is located in the western subregion of Uganda, covering an area of approximately 766 square kilometers in size and it…

  • Starry Nights in Kenya

    Starry Nights in Kenya

    It was that time to go out again… on a safari. Being Kenyan, I felt lucky to have been to so many places already, and yet I had never run out of places to visit in my country.  The next stop in my adventure series was Loisaba. I’d heard about these so called star beds…

  • Top 10 Tips For First Time Self Drivers In Uganda

    Top 10 Tips For First Time Self Drivers In Uganda

    An epic self drive Uganda trip is one of the most phenomenal vacations for every intrepid traveller. The country is often referred to as the “Pearl of Africa” with the melting pot of diverse cultures, spectacular landscapes, a wide array of wildlife species, a plethora of birds, beautiful sceneries and several landmark attractions that provide…

  • Uganda Tourism: Popular Things to See

    Uganda Tourism: Popular Things to See

    Tourism in Uganda has many components and tourist attractions in addition to the presence of parks and national parks in the same Uganda is characterized by beautiful lakes, since Uganda is located in the heart of the African continent bordered by the countries of Sudan, Kenya, Rwanda , Congo and also Tanzania Tourism in Uganda…

  • South African Adventure to Rastafarian Community

    During my freshman year of at West Virginia University I began to get a strong sense of restlessness and un-fulfillment. At the time I was reading a novel called Henderson and the Rain King. A story written by Saul Bellow of a spiritual journey of a rich middle-aged man who feels unfulfilled with his life…