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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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Courtesy of Apoka safari lodge, 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. 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 staycation 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% ...

video: get to know me

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https://youtu.be/ac-PYbUu4i0 Happy Friday! We have been putting together some cool videos to share with you the bits and pieces from our adventures on the road in Uganda and I’m happy to announce that our first vlog is up! Being on the road often helps me pause and reflect whilst appreciating the things around me. The beginning of a ...

why do you like driving to entebbe?

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Entebbe is an excellent pick for a mini weekend getaway with the girls! It is only a few minutes (or hours depending on your route and traffic jam) from the city and a refreshing place to spend hours on the beach, at a café or visiting a friend. I got this timely WhatsApp message from ...