Wakiso district has a variety of tourism attractions that remain untapped.
Fancy a leisurely ride in a truck around town? . . . Oh yes! Fancy a thrilling ride around Washington DC in a unique ‘duck’ with a bunch of other jolly-good fellas? . . . Even better!
As Busoga region still runs the campaign to promote its tourism potential, the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has wooed foreign investors to the region to boost development and economy at large.
The trenches being dug around Murchison Falls National Park are to hold off elephants from straying into the villages.
Uganda’s embassy in Denmark is to hold a tourism forum to promote Uganda as a competitive destination for investment and tourism opportunities. The forum will take place on May 23rd at the Bella Centre in the Danish capital Copenhagen
“Wait! Is he a missionary or some kind of historian back from the dead?” I caught myself silently wondering while looking at the white fella that now shared a hearty laugh with friends at The Pagoda Lodge in Gulu town recently.
You may have read about Bigo Bya Mugenyi in your primary history books. While in Masaka last week, I opted to shuttle there.
At the remote north-western end of Uganda, is a small trading centre of Salia Musala that the dwellers call their town.. It is a place where Uganda, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo meet.
Come Sunday evening and one would be excused to take a second look at their own complexion in the mirror to confirm their colour. This is after it dawns on you that, without a visa to UK or USA, you are sandwiched in a sea of Europeans, hearing "wao" exclamations and foreign accents.
Endowed with national parks, birds, primates, geographical features, the new executive director of Uganda Tourist Board (UTB) Steven Asimwe has promised to take tourism to greater heights, boost the numbers of visitors, attract investors and brand Uganda across the globe.