Thanks to Andrew Reid for letting us know about this new commuter train service - currently the only opportunity to sample rail travel in Uganda!
Moira and Niero write: We just came back from our trip in Uganda. While in Kisoro, I found out that Gorilla Junction, as craft shop, is not in business any more. I was trying to look through the showcases to understand if goods where still in there, when a man, wearing a t shirt with … Continue reading News from Kisoro
Thanks to my co-author Andrew Roberts for these latest updates: Jinja The Deli has moved to a new site at the western end of Main Street. The new location, which is part of the Post Office building, has a large street frontage which is obviously the place for local expats and volunteers to hang out. They do … Continue reading Jinja, Mbale & Mt Elgon updates
We are please to announce the new 8th edition of Bradt Uganda will be available to ship from the Bradt website on 5 November 2016. At 584 pages, it is the most detailed guidebook to Uganda ever published, completely updated, and substantially restructured to reflect recent trends in tourist patterns. Read more or preorder a copy … Continue reading 8th edition of Bradt Uganda published
Apologies to the Ruwenzori View Guesthouse for including an obsolete email address in the coming 8th edition of Bradt Uganda. The correct address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Bra
Wei Jan Wang writes: I would like to inform you of a new tour called Uganda Crater Lakes Tours, at Fort Portal. I visited Uganda in December 2015, where I met Noah, who lives in the Fort Portal area in Uganda. Noah studied tourism and has been working as a tour guide for a number … Continue reading Uganda Crater Lakes Tours, Fort Portal
This is a summary of recent developments on the visa and immigration front: a) As of 22 July 2016, the cost of a single-entry visa to Uganda has been reduced from US$100 back to US$50. So far as we can ascertain, the cost of an East African visa issued in Uganda remains US$100. b) All visitors to … Continue reading Summary of recent visa-related news