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Going on Safari in Uganda

Uganda is unlike any other Safari Destination in Africa – it is Africa in the authentic – magical Africa– it the the Pearl of Africa A safari in magical, authentic Africa means Uganda – there is no other place that has as much to offer as the Pearl of Africa.  If you go gorilla tracking … Continue reading »

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What to Expect in Uganda?

What can I expect to find and see in Uganda? What makes Uganda one of the Best Travel Destinations in Africa? Uganda, the Pearl of Africa: Uganda represents a multitude of Choice for the visitor to Uganda, this small country in Africa gives you wide array of things, to do, to see and not to … Continue reading »

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Lonely Planet’s Top Picks in Uganda

Lonely Planet’s Top Places to visit in Uganda Parks and Places that are Lonely Planet’s Top Picks in Uganda Here are Lonely Top Parks and Places to visit in the Pearl of Africa in Uganda. The picks show some of the reasons as to why Lonely Planet picked Uganda as best country to visit in … Continue reading »

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Top Reasons to Visit Uganda-The Pearl of Africa

Top Reasons for visiting Uganda Here are some of the top Reasons for visiting Uganda – the Pearl of Africa Off the Beaten Path – Africa without the Crowds: Uganda, though it has received many accolades such the Lonely Planet’s Best Country to visit in 2012 and was one of National Geographic Best Travel Destinations … Continue reading »

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Travel Tips and Advice for first Time Travelers to Africa

Advice for first time Safari Travelers to Africa Your first Visit and Safari  in Africa– Just Keep it Simple Wanting to visit Africa for the first time?  Don’t know where to begin?  Don’t know which country or countries to visit?  It can be overwhelming this visit to Africa, this going to Africa.  You might try … Continue reading »

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Why Uganda is your best Choice for an African Safari

Uganda – the Pearl of Africa – your best choice for a Big 5 Plus Safari Uganda – see the Big 5 plus Mountain Gorillas -Chimpanzees – Adventure and Incredible Scenic Wonders and the added plus – Friendly People Uganda- East Africa’s one of a kind – unique Safari Destination Uganda – the Pearl of … Continue reading »

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Why visit Uganda?

Why would anyone want to visit Uganda? Winston Churchill, Ernest Hemingway, Katherine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, John Huston, Lauren Bacall, Clay Aiken, most English Royalty, Michael Palin all visited the pearl of Africa to name just  a few. Winston Churchill back in 1908 said it best as to why one should visit Uganda Uganda offers so … Continue reading »

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Gorilla Permits in Uganda in 2014

Obtaining Gorilla Permits in Uganda for 2014 Obtain your Gorilla Permits for Uganda in a timely manner to have your visit with the Mountain Gorillas of Uganda How and Where to get Gorilla Permits for 2014 for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda In 2012 and 2013 the number of visitors to Uganda greatly increased for … Continue reading »

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Sunset Cruise on the African Queen on the Nile

A Nostalgic Time on the African Queen Boat on the Nile In the Spirit of Humphrey Bogart and Katherine Hepburn’s movie a sunset cruise in the original African Queen Boat on the Nile Since December 2013 – the African Queen sails the Nile once again in Jinja Many have seen the movie “The African Queen” … Continue reading »

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Obama to skip Uganda in East African Tour – A Big Mistake

President Obama like many other Travelers makes the Mistake of skipping Uganda Mr. President Obama – you are making a “Big Mistake” not visiting the Pearl of Africa – Uganda On Saturday June 8th the Saturday Edition of the Daily Monitor News paper blared out “Obama to Skip Uganda in East African Tour.”  My thought … Continue reading »

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