Please click on this link below for a PDF of self-driving tips compiled by Dr Fritz Esch and included in earlier editions of Bradt Uganda. self drive uganda
Stefanie writes: Thank you very much for your travel book. It helped us a lot to find our way around in Uganda. I would like to add some new information: Kampala We went to the craft market in Buganda Road, in front of Plot 18. It is a wonderful small market, where you can buy … Continue reading Kampala and Tororo updates
Ulf writes: I'm writing this from our Entebbe-Kampala-Jinja-Lake Mburo trip and using the latest edition 8 Bradt I want to point out some additional info as well as some errata. Errata: Page 146, Kampala eat and drink: Most of the links on that page point to the map on page 104. This should read “page … Continue reading Kampala and Jinja updates
Wil Resing writes: I did an Elgon trek in February 2015. Five days, dry weather, hardly anyone in the huge national park. No tents needed. On page 266 you wrote "Once on the trail there is only hut for hikers ...". But I have seen the Sasa Camp hut (looked new, but it was closed), … Continue reading Mount Elgon trip report
Pieter & Lobke of ViaVia Travellers Café, Entebbe write: We proudly wanted to inform you that we opened a new hotspot in Entebbe: TRCompanion in Rwanda has now relocated to Entebbe as ViaVia Travellers Café. VisVia is located on Kisalu Road, close to the airport, and has 9 rooms available for clients. There is also a dormitory … Continue reading ViaVia Travellers Café, Entebbe
We have had two recent emails about similar incidents of internet fraud whilst transferring money to Uganda. One of the victims has asked us to publicise what happened to him as a warning to other travellers. "We arranged our trip with an operator recommended in your guidebook. I had a lengthy email correspondence with the company's owner a year ago … Continue reading Internet fraud warning
Thanks to Andrew Reid for letting us know about this new commuter train service - currently the only opportunity to sample rail travel in Uganda!