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Climbing Routes on Mount Kenya

Mount Kenya climbing Routes/Itineraries There are three main routes, which penetrate the forest and the moorland. The routes are Naromoru route, Sirimon route and Chogoria route and each of which has something different to offer.  The Trek Mount Kenya Climbing Expeditions has offers for the below hiking routes. It is possible to combine hiking...

Best national parks to visit in Africa

KAMPALA – Africa is known for its magical national parks and game reserves, which offer absolutely a lifetime African safari experience. A visit to any one of the pristine parks in Africa lets you to immerse yourself into Africa’s wilderness paradise with a chance to explore iconic tourist attractions. According to the Africa Safari Blog, here...

Uganda‘s Queen Elizabeth National Park named among best animal adventures for families

KAMPALA – An article titled, Best animal adventures for families published by Lonely Planet, a large travel guide book publisher ranks Uganda‘s Queen Elizabeth National Park among best places to visit for real-life geography lessons. “Tree-climbing lions? Tick! Healthy numbers of hippos and elephants? Tick! Over 600 different bird species? You’ve got it…” reads in part the article The...

Teachers, pupils flee after buffaloes camp at school

Pupils and teachers of Agung Primary School in Agung Village, Anaka Sub-county in Nwoya District were on Wednesday forced to flee the school premises after buffaloes strayed into the school compound. Daily Monitor established that about 10 buffaloes stormed the school compound at around 11am in the morning while learners were in class. Mr Alex Okello, a...

Uganda commemorates wildlife day

Uganda today joins the rest of the world to commemorate the world wildlife day. The event, themed “sustaining all life on earth”, will celebrate wildlife as a component of biodiversity in its many beautiful and varied forms. The permanent secretary Ministry of Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities Doreen Katusiime has underscored the need for continued sensitization of...