Posts Tagged "kampala"

SHORTS NA LEESU

Last Saturday.Ghile,Ines,Dre and I made our way down to Dungu resort in Munyonyo for the Shorts Na Leesu event.I saw the flyer on Instagram and thought ‘yap,this looks like something I’d enjoy ‘ seeing as Nonso Amadi’s a pretty good singer and features heavily in my daily playlists. Dubbed ShoNaLe,...

KAMPALA RESTAURANT WEEK 2019

The past 10 days were an absolute fun time to be alive.Why you ask? The recently concluded Kampala Restaurant Week. The week kicked off with a prelude into what to expect with the Pearl guide’s first bites bash at La cabana restaurant.it was a fun,exciting well attended affair by bloggers and media personalities that are all ...

YAMSEN SUNDAY SUSHI BUFFET

I don’t like buffets.they are  my least favorite way to eat.Sure it’s convenient,saves time and no African function is complete without one but I’ve found buffets encourage down right excessive indulgence that leaves me feeling very Jabba the Hutt like.I’m also incredibly intimidated by ...

WILD COFFEE BAR.

Anne and I in need of a good coffee fix and catchup session decided to try Wild Coffee bar on 7th street industrial area.If you’re the Internet enough you’re bound to see the alluring black ads that are the Wild Coffee brand.They really are aesthetically pleasing to look out. We met up in the ...

ICHIBAN RAMEN;THE TONKATSU THAT WAS.

As most Ugandans will tell you,the only type of noodles we are intimately familiar with are those instant ‘add hot water and seasoning ‘ Indomie type things.I ate my weight in them particularly in high school. I’d seen a flier for Ichiban Ramen  and thought to myself,I’ve got to try some ...

THE KAMPALA WINE FAIR

This past Thursday; Ann, Harold and I had the absolute pleasure of attending the Kampala wine fair hosted by KWV wines at the Protea gardens having seen the flyer on Instagram. At 50,000ugx a ticket guests would get to sample 100 wine types, cheese and chocolate pairings as well as an opportunity to meet wine maker Jolze Van Wyk. With the ...

THE BEST ASIAN SPOTS IN KAMPALA

By Mike Milan

https://thegeekmechanic.com/ I first set foot in Africa in April 2015. I was sent by my company to Senegal/Burkina Faso for a 2-year training program. We have a subsidiary in Dakar but I’m going to have my training from Burkina Faso. I have a FIFO (Fly In Fly Out) contract. What it means is that I work ...

BURNA BOY KLA EXPERIENCE

KASANA EVENTS;THE BAD, THE UGLY,THE TERRIBLE . Another day another concert in Kampala. This time round Burna boy brought to us by what has now become the long suffering events company the not so sunny Kasana events.When I first saw the flyer on social media, I went ape shit with joy being a fan and all from way ...

BLANKETS AND WINE KAMPALA.

It took me a few good years but I finally made it to Blankets and wine Kla. I was always either away somewhere, unaware of it taking place due to my cave dwelling tendencies or just low on Fomo. This time though, I was determined to come through and have me some of whatever it is transpires there. A quarterly ...

AKA DOPE HOMECOMING

DOPE TIMES.DOPE VIBES.DOPE PEOPLE Ghile invited me out for the weekend; a godsend as my behind was looking mighty idle but not so disorderly that fine Friday night. The event; Aka Dope Homecoming. Aka Dope is a monthly event happening every first Friday. The initiative is the brain child of Kemiyindo Courtinho. She started the initiative to provide ...