Christmas in Jinja Xxx December 28th 2012 Hello!
Its been a little while since I wrote – but its been so hard to get online recently!! Apart from the fact that we have been really crasy busy, the WiFi has been a constant fight to get connected. Unfortunately, with all the new fangled i-phones and i-pads and teeny tiny tablets that everyone else has brought with them (honestly – have they not read all the warnings about theft?!!!) ... read more
Africa » Uganda » Eastern Region » Jinja 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
i am about to embark on my first backpacking trip in December and i simply cannot wait!! i am going with my boyfriend (who is a pretty seasoned traveller) and we are off to Africa for as long as our finances will let us - starting with Uganda. i hope to be able to write about my experiences so that i can keep in touch with family and friends - and also hone my writing skills for future projects that i am considering upon my return. wish me luck everybody!!! and i hope that i am interesting enough for you to tune in!! ;) xxx... full info