Posts Tagged "Uganda"

NO.5 BOUTIQUE HOTEL.

https://www.hotelnumber5.com/ Hi I’m Trish and I like nice things! I’m talking a nice spa day,good food&gin,crunchy biscuits, a clean scalp, horror movies that deliver; you know the little and not so little things in this life. The universe knows me all too well and throws such things my way ...

QUAD BIKING;ALL TERRAIN ADVENTURES

It’s been a few years since the horror that is bungee jumping traumatized me for life so I figured some adrenaline filled activities of a sensible nature were in order this time round my trip to Jinja. Lynette and I came up with a weekend plan settling on quad biking and tubing the Nile. I got in touch ...

HIKING MPANGA FOREST; A MOUNTAIN SLAYERS EVENT.

Winnie texted me asking if I was in a mountain slaying type mood one particular Monday. Intrigued I asked what she had in mind. She mentioned a plan dubbed ‘Mpanga Slay’ (catchy right!) to go hiking in Mpanga forest, I’d never heard of it so naturally my curiosity peaked, she’d also mentioned it was ...

LAKE ALBERT SAFARI LODGE

HOIMA DISTRICT. Paula hit me up during the week about this place she’d heard about in Hoima. She suggested we go check it out over the weekend to which I obliged. I really enjoy her company and it sounded all so organized. Saturday came and off went bright and early on the 3 hour drive to get there. I&...

THE GADDAFI MOSQUE TOUR.

If you’ve been in and around Kampala you’ve probably seen the beauty that is The Uganda National Mosque famously known as Gaddafi Mosque. What you probably didn’t know is that there’s a tour of the mosque offered by World Ventures Limited that includes the interior and a hike up the minaret that ...

KASUBI TOMBS TOUR

A CRYING SHAME! Last weekend I decided to hit the road SafeBoda style to check out the Kasubi tombs .I’ve always wanted to visit this place onaccount of how much I enjoy the always epic and entertaining Buganda culture. The Kasubi tombs is the burial site for ...

KAMPALA.

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE SEVEN ORIGINAL HILLS. In honor of Independence Day. I thought I’d do a post on my beautiful, chaotic, charismatic city Kampala. Months ago, I went on one of those sightseeing tours taking a very enjoyable ride in and around Kampala exploring what were and are the original hills that make up Kampala. These ...

OKTOBERFEST

You know what I want in this life, just once before I croak, a Cronut! A croissant and a donut rode off into the sunset (insert your favorite birds and the bees story) and a Cronut happened, how brilliant! Sadly I won’t be finding one anywhere or anytime soon so I figured I’d settle for the ...

MTN NYEGE NYEGE 2018

The MTN Nyege Nyege festival came, saw and beyond conquered this past weekend and I’m going through some serious Post Festival Depression(PFD).The struggle to get back to my regularly scheduled programming has been real. It took me forever to unpack, sort my laundry and cut my wristband off; I had the absolute time of my life. ...

THE KARAMOJA CULTURAL FESTIVAL

By HASSAN KISAMBIRA

https://kisambirah.wordpress.com/ What is culture if it cannot be celebrated proudly by it's people and admired by people from outside that culture. That is why with an impromptu invitation from long time friend Lokol, other culture hoggers, appropriators and I took a long rather scenic ride to what seemed like the end of the world to Kaabong ...