Travel Blogs from Rwanda

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Kigali, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog


A travel blog entry by natashamichaud


We have arrived in Kigali after hours upon hours of wait and flight time. It took a few days to get to the internet as the only computer that was readily available had a french keyboard. Yuck. There is not much time on the computer, but we thought we ...

Hard decisions and their consequences, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Hard decisions and their consequences

A travel blog entry by jcromie


... patients, but we generally do not experience this as a daily occurence in our practice.  Even at the main teaching hospital for Rwanda, which is where I work, I am sad to say that I am witnessing a patient die nearly every day in the surgery wards ...

Kibuye, Kibuye, Rwanda travel blog


A travel blog entry by ritch

... Then a swim and pleasant lunch on the lakeside under the inquisitive eyes of the local lads. I have noticed that the locals here in Rwanda are more inquisitive and come a lot closer to the vehicle to check out what is going on – the idea of personal ...

volcanoes and exploding lakes, Ruhengeri, Rwanda travel blog

volcanoes and exploding lakes

A travel blog entry by jcromie


... of a tsunami.  The methane and CO2 extraction at this point is merely experimental, but it could potentially allow Rwanda to increase energy production by 20-fold and become a significant source of income through exportation of energy. The ...

Gorillas!, Musanze, Rwanda travel blog


A travel blog entry by spicerinafrica


... the gorillas. It was totally worth it though! I got lots of photos, hopefully I will post them soon!! Tomorrow we wave goodbye to Rwanda and have a long drive back through Uganda. I probably won't get online again for a few days. If I don't get on here ...

Rwanda - Gina in the Mist, Rwanda, Rwanda travel blog

Rwanda - Gina in the Mist

A travel blog entry by gmeetstheworld


... humane solution...    The good news is, things are getting better here. I'll save the incredibly fascinating story about Rwanda until tomorrow. We'll be back in Kigali tomorrow to go their genocide museum. I know that sounds so morbid, but ...

Over Lake Victoria to Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Over Lake Victoria to Rwanda

A travel blog entry by metruff


... Grumeti Camp to Mwanza, TZ.  We cleared customs in Mwanza and took another Cessna Caravan over Lake Victoria to Kigali, Rwanda.  As we left Serengetti NP we could easily see how the cultivated farmland comes right to the edge of the ...

Another Day, Another Dollar... Literally, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Another Day, Another Dollar... Literally

A travel blog entry by isag23


... the one we committed to), a visit to the National Stadium, and a very good meeting with FERWABA (the Federation of Basketball in Rwanda), the first week here ended pretty great, with the three guys (Ngabo, TiTi, and Paulin) taking us to a nightclub last ...

Transfer to Kigali(Genocide Museum)/Ruhengari, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Transfer to Kigali(Genocide Museum)/Ruhengari

A travel blog entry by gljacobs


... Museum actually compares the Holocaust in WW II to the Rwandan genocide - including stained glass windows by Jewish artists comparing the Rwanda genocide to the Holocaust Then off on our 3 hour drive to the western part of Rwanda to Volcanos National Park ...

2nd day - a day in Kigali, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

2nd day - a day in Kigali

A travel blog entry by deano-webby


A few notes about Kigali: 1. MasterCard is not widely accepted 2. Taking out the equivalent in £100 gives you about 25 notes 3. Beer is cheap. Big bottle of beer (650ml) is £1 4. Haven't seen anyone smoking, must be intelligent here! :) 5. ...

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