Gonna take a lot to drag me away from you April 27th 2009 If it is possible to fall in love with a country, I have fallen head over heels for Uganda. The scenery seduced me the moment I flew into Lake Victoria and my visit to Lake Bunyoni did nothing to help the cause. It was a clear day and we jumped aboard a huge wooden boat to make our way across the lake to visit a Pygmie village. The ride took about an hour and I kicked back, basking in the bright s ... read more
Africa » Uganda Uganda achieved independence from the UK in 1962. The dictatorial regime of Idi AMIN (1971-79) was responsible for the deaths of some 300,000 opponents; guerrilla war and human rights abuses under Milton OBOTE (1980-85) claimed at least another 100,0... ... read more
A few years ago I found my passion for travelling - experiencing different places and meeting new people has opened my mind in ways I never thought possible. These are my experiences, my thoughts and my feelings.
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