Travel Blogs from Kisoro, Uganda

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Muhuvura - The perfect cone., Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Muhuvura - The perfect cone.

A travel blog entry by jonclark2000

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... George my guides were the nicest people you could want to meet and we had some great conversations on the way up about the differences between Uganda and the UK. They were amused when I said you can pay $3 for a pound of beef - they would pay 75c! They ...

Gorillas, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Gorillas

A travel blog entry by kevandsian

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Hi Guys, You can read our update from Kisoro in our entry from Eldoret, Kenya entitled 'Gorilla Trekking in Uganda'. Cheers, K & ...

Kisoro.....to trek with the mountain gorillas, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro.....to trek with the mountain gorillas

A travel blog entry by alinmattrtw2005

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... in a few days, that was just an overnight stop to break up the journey. Today we drove through beautiful countryside to Kisoro, this small town is near the borders of Rwanda and Congo, tommorow we are going into Congo to go Mountain Gorilla ...

Gorillas, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Gorillas

A travel blog entry by 110572

... sich fuer Conservation und Oekotourismus in der Region einsetzt, und eine Tieraerztin Kate aus England, die im Hospital von Kisoro als Volunteer arbeitet. Mit ihr und ihren Freunden mache ich am naechsten Tag eine Wanderung ueber die umliegenden Huegel ...

Simply stunning..., Bunyonyi Lake, Uganda travel blog

Simply stunning...

A travel blog entry by jamesinafrica

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250 km drive to Lake Bunyonyi today. Stopped off in the town nearby to get provisions and a bite to eat...nothing gets doen in a hurry in Africa, waiting about an hour for food... Drive up to the lake was interesting, a long narrow winding mud road ...

Kisoro, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro

A travel blog entry by izzie

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gorillas in the mist, Bwindi, Uganda travel blog

gorillas in the mist

A travel blog entry by rachellocke

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today we were up at 5, yes 5 am, to travel the very very bumpy road to bwindi inpenetrabel antional park to go gorilla trekking. inpenetrabel is right. by road, it's a proper roller coaster, but a beautiful ride.  i swear in this country every time ...

Kisoro & the Batwa Pygmies, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro & the Batwa Pygmies

A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen

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I didn't plan to stop in Kisoro again, but on a mini bus from Mwanza to the Rwanda/Uganda border I met a tour guide named Justice who invited me to meet with a Batwa tribe who he was friendly with.  The Batwa were a nomadic pygmy tribe who used to ...

Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda (Da, Ishasha, Uganda travel blog

Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda (Da

A travel blog entry by gilbertenstein

Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda (Day 2) Thursday June 12th, 2008. Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda After passing out after dinner at about 9pm the night before we both wake fresh and ready for more action. Rina was a ...

Kisoro....visiting with the kids, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro....visiting with the kids

A travel blog entry by heatherlindsay

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... our way into Kisoro we passed a large UN refugee camp with many tents, all likely housing Congolese refugees. Once we arrived in Kisoro we headed to our accommodation for the night (The Kisoro tourist hotel). Too bad the hot water wasn't working when we ...

Trekking Gorilla's, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda travel blog

Trekking Gorilla's

A travel blog entry by gary.rosewarne

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... pay our $500pp fee and collect our tickets after 5pm on a Friday, then starting making our way to the south of Uganda where the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located, home to several Mountain gorilla families. After a 20-minute safety briefing ...

Kinigi, Rwanda to Ishasha, Uganda by Road, Kinigi, Uganda travel blog

Kinigi, Rwanda to Ishasha, Uganda by Road

A travel blog entry by gilbertenstein

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... thing on anyone's mind apart from the two Congolese women on their way to market across the Ugandan border into Rwanda. Next stop Uganda and although we had already set foot on Ugandan soil as we transited in Entebbe a few days earlier, this would be ...

Map Pin Kisoro, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Map Pin Kisoro

A travel blog entry by eadamson

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Kisoro, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro

A travel blog entry by izzie

Kisoro ...

Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda (Da, Ishasha, Uganda travel blog

Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda (Da

A travel blog entry by gilbertenstein

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Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda (Day 1) Wednesday June 11th, 2008. Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Uganda We have been on 3 game drives in the past on a trip to Madikwe, South Africa so we had some idea of what was in store ...

Kabale, Uganda, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kabale, Uganda

A travel blog entry by longwayhomenz

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We spent one night at the highest town in Uganda. Again, this was just a stop over after a long day travelling. In the morning we got to checkout the local market. A lot of smells... We saw a few half cows, lady selling bananas with a baby in her pouch ...

Gorilla's, Kiroso, Uganda travel blog

Gorilla's

A travel blog entry by exploring

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... everyday. Scrub brushes works wonders by the way.... The land was great to look at and the people were very welcoming. When we got into Uganda a lot of people would say hi and welcome us to the country, and it was quite nice. But as we got farter in ...

Back in Uganda, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Back in Uganda

A travel blog entry by lottieuganda

... (minibus) to the Uganda border which only took 45 minutes and was surprisingly comfortable compared to the overcrowded matatus I'm used to in Uganda. On arrival I walked though the tiny border, getting my passport stamped each side and got on a boda boda ...

Ishasha to Bwindi, Kanungu, Uganda travel blog

Ishasha to Bwindi

A travel blog entry by hobartfamily

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Morning I am having a cup of terrible black instant coffee sitting watching the Colobus monkeys wake up. Got up early in the dark as our tent was invaded by fire ants! After getting over the pain, Glennda got up to go to the toilet only to have a very ...

Cyanika, Cyanika, Uganda travel blog

Cyanika

A travel blog entry by izzie

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O for Awesome, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

O for Awesome

A travel blog entry by colin

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... of the group have to go to another place to see gorillas, so they leave today and we will meet up with them later on. Kisoro is in the Southeast of Uganda, about 20 k's from the Congo and 20 k's from Rwanda. I was 1 of the 2 who went first. It took 1.5 ...

Hiking Mt Muhavura (4127m), Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Hiking Mt Muhavura (4127m)

A travel blog entry by mirco.k

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... went to the Office of the Mgahinga National Park and organized a hiking trip for the next day. Mgahinga N.P. is the smallest of Uganda's national parks (just 34 sq km). It is in the far southwest of the country and consists of tropical rainforests, three ...

Indomitable Uganda, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Indomitable Uganda

A travel blog entry by austinboston

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we loved Uganda.  its one of those places that some go because they either know that its safe through first hand accounts, or they are just plain adventurous souls or their families/ companies have business there.   we are a combination of ...

Kisoro, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro

A travel blog entry by izzie

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Gorilla land, Biwindi Impenetrable Forrest, Uganda travel blog

Gorilla land

A travel blog entry by harryabroad

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Point number 14 on the permit stated…. Gorilla tracking can be challenging and you need to be reasonably fit … the place we were heading to is called Bwindi Impenetrable forest.. the funny thing is we did not notice these important points ...

Gorilla tracking, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Gorilla tracking

A travel blog entry by lottieuganda

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At the weekend I went crazy and decided to fork out the vast amount of money to go gorilla tracking, I wasn't disappointed. I went up the the Bwindi National Park on Friday evening, a 100km drive took 4 hours as the roads were mostly not tarmacked and ...

Kisoro, Kisoro, Uganda travel blog

Kisoro

A travel blog entry by izzie

Kisoro ...

Cell phone paradise, Buhoma, Uganda travel blog

Cell phone paradise

A travel blog entry by peteindira

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A 12 hour road trip makes one hell of an introduction to a new country.  Ours started this morning in Kampala traffic chaos.  We fought our way through endless streams of cars, minibuses, boda bodas (motorcycles), bikes, people, goats, and ...

Rural Ugandan village at Lake Bunyonyi, Muko, Uganda travel blog

Rural Ugandan village at Lake Bunyonyi

A travel blog entry by mirco.k

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I met up with Adam (from Couchsurfing) in Kabale and we went to his village together. On a truck (I got the front seat..) we went the way back to Muko and then continued for a few kilometers up to the village (I forgot the name of it). Arriving at his ...

Gorille, ruhiga, Uganda travel blog

Gorille

A travel blog entry by vmarchal

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Je viens d'acheter le permis à 500 dollars pour voir les derniers gorilles de montagnes. J'avais déjà vu des chimpanzés en liberté en guinée (et ces derniers m'avaient attaqués parce qu'ils ne voulaient être pris en photo), l'expérience ...

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