our relaxing stay at the haven

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The many times I visited Jinja even as a little girl with my family, it was a thrill! It is a town quite different from Kampala that can be more relaxed and serene. I got to explore a different section of the river, at The Haven, which is only 2 hours away and the perfect ...

staying at Apoka safari lodge

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As far as game lodges in Uganda go, I can say I’ve found a favorite spot, nestled in Kidepo Valley National Park. Our experience started the moment we drove into the lodge’s entrance and were met by three smartly dressed staff, with a refreshing glass of lemonade. We sank into the comfortable leather seats as we ...

evening in Lokorul village

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We got to visit the village of Lokorul, which is within the Kidepo Valley National Park with gorgeous views of the hills on each side of the village during our stay at Apoka Lodge. The lodge has established an ongoing relationship with the village, which offers tours and welcomes volunteers and tourists. We also noticed a ...

visit Kidepo Valley National Park

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With great joy, I bring you our full experience at Kidepo Valley National Park this weekend. Endless views of remarkable plains and surrounding mountains define Kidepo Valley National park. Kidepo valley, arguably Uganda's finest wildlife preserve, contains rolling savannahs stretching into mountain ranges in 3 countries, Uganda, Kenya and south Sudan. As one of Uganda’s most ...

staying at rosemary courts hotel

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By this time last Saturday, I was indulging in a little stay-cation at Rosemary Courts in Entebbe. It was an absolute joy to be here again, as this was where we surprised Joe for his birthday two weeks back. Rosemary Courts is a small hotel located on Circular Road Bugonga, Entebbe (extremely close to the airport). ...

Visiting An Eco-action Innovation In Banda

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A few weeks back, I got to visit Victory Integrated Primary School in Banda community that ECOaction, a non-profit organization is working with. Over the last 20 years, the capital city of Uganda, Kampala, has grown at an alarming rate and disposal of 730,000 tons of waste produced daily of which only an estimate 1% ...