Tips when visiting Kampala

Travel to Kampala, Uganda during Corona Virus / Covid19

What is the COVID19 situation in Uganda? As of 08/10/2020, these are the COVID19 stats: Deaths: 85 Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 9,260 Recoveries: 5,588 Total active cases: 3,672 Active cases in Kampala: 2,000+   Is the International Airport open in Uganda? Yes, Entebbe International Airport opened on 1st October 2020 Who can travel to Uganda? Are

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Update on the COVID19 situation in Uganda (to book a safari/hotel/travel to Uganda or not)

Until recently, Uganda was doing quite well at containing the COVID19 virus and Uganda had zero deaths. Uganda was fast to implement a lockdown as soon as the first few cases of COVID19 arrived in Uganda via Entebbe airport.  Despite Uganda’s best efforts, the virus got out of hand and is now rapidly spreading within

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President Museveni Bans all public transport in Uganda for 14 days after Corona Virus Cases increase

On 25th March 2020, the number of corona virus cases in Uganda increased from 8 to 14 cases. Our president of Uganda, His Excellency President Museveni, gave a presidential address to tackle this situation.   In order to prevent further spread of the corona virus, all public transport has been banned for 14 days effective

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Corona Virus and Your Business Travel To Uganda

Important UPDATE: Uganda has cancelled all inbound/outbound passenger flights to and from Uganda starting from midnight 22nd March for the next 32 days in an effort to curb the spread of the Corona Virus COVID-19.   The Corona Virus has spread across the world and several countries including Uganda have put into place travel restrictions

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Guest requests from last week and how we responded

Wondering what guests request for when they go to hotels? Are you the only one who requests for extra sachets of tea/coffee or are there others? 🙂 Here are some of the requests from our guests who stayed at our Kampala hotel this week and how we responded!   Guest J  “Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday.

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Survival Tips for your first visit to Kampala Uganda

Uganda, unlike most Western/Developed countries, has a certain culture/vibe to it. Things are done in a certain way and you may struggle to get by if you’re not prepared for it. So without further ado, here are five survival tips for your first visit to Kampala, Uganda.   1.Best to carry Cash Most transactions in

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What strikes first time visitors as special or unusual when they arrive in Kampala, Uganda?

So you have taken the bold step to visit Kampala (Uganda) and you are wondering what to expect? Check out our list of all the fun, unusual, annoying and strange things you may come across. Don’t say we didn’t warn you! 1. Boda-bodas – The streets are lined with them. Boda-boda drivers have their own

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