Swamp Flycatcher

Birding In Uganda

Uganda is undeniably the best choice and most beautiful East African country for birding. Apart from gorilla trekking, birding is also one of those exciting activities done in Uganda. Tourists from all over the world visit the Pearl of Africa…
Golden Monkey In Uganda

Golden Monkey Tracking  in Uganda

Golden Monkey Tracking  in Uganda Golden monkeys are on the list of the endangered species primarily due to habitat loss and fragmentation. Deforestation is harming this tree-dwelling species, and it risks losing its forest home and food sources…
Lake Manyara National Park

The best time to visit Uganda, Kenya/Tanzania/Rwanda/DRC

The best time to visit Uganda, Kenya/Tanzania/Rwanda/DRC UGANDA Uganda as a tourist destination is visited all year round because of its equatorial climate, it sits just on the equator with an average altitude of around 1,000m, which spleens…
Golden Monkey

Best Places for golden monkey trekking East Africa

These magnificent primates in  East Africa can only be found in the Virunga regions and that is in Rwanda and Uganda. In Rwanda, they are found in the Volcanoes National Park while in Rwanda and Uganda they are found in Mgahinga National Park. Golden…
Okapi

The Okapi Wildlife Reserve

THE OKAPI WILDLIFE RESERVE The Okapi Wildlife Reserve is a World Heritage Site in the Ituri Forest in the north-east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, near the borders with South Sudan and Uganda. At approximately 14,000 km²,…
Ngorongoro crater

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area is a protected area and a World Heritage Site located 180 km (110 mi) west of Arusha in the Crater Highlands area of Tanzania. The area is named after Ngorongoro Crater, a large volcanic caldera within…
Nyiragongo Hike

Mount Nyiragongo

Mount Nyiragongo is an active stratovolcano with an elevation of 3,470 m (11,380 ft) in the Virunga Mountains associated with the Albertine Rift. It is located inside Virunga National Park, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo,…
Mount Sabyinyo

Mount Sabyinyo

Mount Sabyinyo ("Sabyinyo" is derived from the Kinyarwanda word "Iryinyo", meaning "tooth"; also "Sabyinyo, Sabyinio") is an extinct volcano in eastern Africa in the Virunga Mountains. Mount Sabyinyo is the oldest volcano of the range.…
Lake Tanganyika

Lake Tanganyika

Lake Tanganyika Lake Tanganyika is an African Great Lake. The name "Tanganyika" apparently refers to "the great lake spreading out like a plain", or "plain-like lake". It is the second-oldest freshwater lake in the world, the second-largest…

Ebola Virus Disease in The Democratic Republic Of Congo

Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo The Democratic Republic of the Congo is grappling with the world’s second-largest Ebola epidemic on record, with more than 2200 lives lost and 3300 confirmed infections since the…