Blogs from Nkuringo, Western Region, Uganda, Africa


Africa » Uganda » Western Region » Nkuringo December 9th 2013

Steve and are are now having a few well earned days rest before we greet our new team member Ann who will arrive from Kampala on Sunday evening along with our team leader, Simon, and our trusty driver Columbus. It has been quite a week. The Sunday night and Monday felt very strange and quiet here without the rest of the group. Instead of eating in the main hall the staff had set us a table in the reception area for our meals. We still make a pilgrimage to the groups usual table (can't break with tradition) and have the endless tea on tap and drink many cups throughout the day. As the week progressed we have settled into a nice routine. No early mornings this week. Breakfast at a very respectable 9.00. Cornflakes, boiled eggs, ... read more

Africa » Uganda » Western Region » Nkuringo July 28th 2006

28th July Friday DAY 7 LAKE BUNYONYI to NKURINGO Up early again but as we were leaving our tents and the truck it was a quick morning to get ready. As soon as the Matatu mini vans arrived the girls jumped in one and the guys in the other. Some of the group went to Bwindi (2) and Rwanda (3) as that was how the permits worked out. The rest of us were headed to a different area of Bwindi and that was Nkuringo. We went into town first to grab snacks and water. The drive was through some beautiful mountainous scenery and the little villages along the way were so cute with awesome mud brick houses. The road was the bumpiest I have ever been on; taking us 5 hours to do about 70km’s with ... read more
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Gorgeous views in Uganda
Panoramic Ugandan road stop

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