Collected by Colleen Gallahue
Chimpanzee Island, Uganda
Ngamba Island Sanctuary in Uganda is one of the only places in the world where you can have an up close experience with almost-wild chimpanzees. I’ve taken an hour-long boat ride from Entebbe to the island, for the opportunity to walk and play...
Kitoro, Entebbe, Uganda
Located between the Presidential Palace, Entebbe Golf Course, and the Airport is located the Malayaka House; an orphanage with great pizza. When I seen the jungle gym with all its tattered ropes, I could not help but think of the kids playing on...
4505 Kisaasi - Kyanja Rd, Kampala, Uganda
Make sure you visit the Ndere Centre on a Wednesday, Friday or Sunday night to see one of the nations most impressive display of Ugandan music and dance. The Ndere troupe has a group of 70+ young dancers who sing and dance showcasing their...
Kira Road, Kampala, Uganda
If visiting Uganda during November, you will no doubt see people on the streets with big plastic tubs full of grasshoppers. I was lucky enough to see the "harvesting" of the swarms of insects at night, and the numerous salesmen offering their...
Address: Plot 67, Kommabonga-Bahai-Kyadondo Road Phone: +256-782-477992 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Kagera Safaris is a Birding, Wildlife and Culture tour and Safari Company located in Kampala – Uganda offering Ground handling services to...
Market Square Rd, Kampala, Uganda
Smack in the center of the Ugandan capital, Kampala, sits bustling Nakasero Market. The busy market has a live animal section as well as departments for household appliances and clothes and whatever else you might need. There are also plenty of...
The best experiences are those that need no words. At the top of Murchison Falls in Uganda, even if you wanted to throw words into the misty air, you’d need to be very determined to yell them loud enough for anyone to hear over the roaring of the...
In February 2013, my husband Michael and I set off on an 8-month trip around the world. Here’s one of the many highlights of our adventure… I volunteer with an NGO that creates cultural tourism opportunities in rural Uganda (www.cobatiuganda.org)....
If you are planning to see the gorillas in Rwanda, Congo or Uganda, make time to visit Kisoro and experience the Batwa trail a US Aid & Ugandan Wildlife Authority project that supports the hunter gatherer pygmies known as the Batwa. To protect the...