Travel Blogs from Rwanda

Sort by Newest Best first

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 ...

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. ...

A Friendly, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

A Friendly

A travel blog entry by lisarturner

We had been invited to participate in a friendly soccer game by a team of girls in a hill-top town, to whom we would be giving some soccer equipment. The town was at the top of a hill (naturally) on our way to Huye.  When we arrived, the girls were ...

Gorillas in Rwanda, Valcanoes National Park, Rwanda travel blog

Gorillas in Rwanda

A travel blog entry by mbd83



The joys of international human research, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

The joys of international human research

A travel blog entry by sps5032


... (memory, attention, reaction time, etc.). There are 4 universities partnered in the study: Cornell, Penn State, Oklahoma, and Rwanda. The study is being funded by a nonprofit organization called HarvestPlus, whose goal is to improve nutrition through ...

Life as a Mzungu (White Guy, Foreigner, American,, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Life as a Mzungu (White Guy, Foreigner, American,

A travel blog entry by kevinkettl

... seven hour layover before taking a six hour flight to Entebbe, Uganda and then eventually a quick 50 minute flight to Kigali, Rwanda. Priscilla and I are Shooting Touch’s second wave of grantees in Rwanda after Casey and Isa were here last year. ...

Mountain Gorillas and genocide revisited, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Mountain Gorillas and genocide revisited

A travel blog entry by dave.arkell

... sponsered place on the outskirts of town where all of the profits were plowed back into a centre which helped amputees (given Rwanda's recent past, not a bad charity to support!). I didn't really know what to expect from Rwanda. Obviously everyone ...

The Itch is Back, Musanze, Rwanda travel blog

The Itch is Back

A travel blog entry by gypsygirlri

(Backdated) Early on Friday morning I woke up sweaty in hot Kigali, which made my arms itchier than they'd been in a few days. I walked to reception to see if I could hunt down a towel and wash my hair, but they were closed and I was destined to spend ...

Happy New Year!, Kigali, Rwanda travel blog

Happy New Year!

A travel blog entry by gypsygirlri


... 200 RWF or just over $2.00. Score! We had a good time, sitting around talking and laughing and mingling. I met the Director of Rwanda’s Save The Children office and I talked to Ben for a while (the man who gave us Kinyarwanda and history lessons). ...

Sort by Newest Best first