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Travel

Ugandan Community Boston Bus Tour And Shopping Spree — To New York City, November 9th!

Ugandan Community Boston Bus Tour And Shopping Spree — To New York City on November 9th 2013. Departing at 7am from 154 Riverside Street, Waltham. It is a bus tour organised by Horizon Bus line. Tour Ground zero, Empire S...


Ethiopian Airlines to Receive its First Boeing – B777-300ER, The Largest Aircraft with a 400 Passenger Seat Capacity

News Release – Ethiopian Airlines – Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable African airline, will take delivery of the first of its four Boeing 777-300ERs on 7 November 2013. The B777-300ER is the l...



Travel Advisory | Ethiopian Airlines Offers Ugandans In North America Special Holiday Fares – Starting At USD $999 Dollars

To all Ugandan Diaspora In North America — Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce a special holiday fare for all Ugandans travelling home for Christmas holidays. The promotional fares to Uganda starting in November IN...



Top Gear Comes To Uganda | Adventure On The Nile

Despite thousands of years of exploration of the Nile, there still seems to be some debate about the location of the source of the world’s longest river. UK’s extremely popular show “Top Gear” travelled to Uganda to put...


Vocabulary Tips Await Kampala Election Tourists Visiting From Kenya – By Joachim Buwembo

Some more vocabulary tips for wealthy, apolitical Kenyans and Nairobi expatriates intending to hang out in Uganda until Kenya’s election season ends.An “academy” is a dodgy establishment in a rented building from which in...



OPINION PIECE ~ We Must Promote Domestic and Eco-Tourism to Sustain the Industry in East Africa, By Isaac Sebakije

By Isaac Sebakijje, M.H.C.I.M.A ~ The current nations of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi have so much in common that unification of the region makes a lot of sense. With the prospects of continued tourism growth in ...



UNAA Dallas Silver Jubilee Convention ~ Register Early and Save for the Upcoming UNAA 2013 Dallas Convention

Dear Ugandan Diaspora Community, the Winter Savings registration for the UNAA Dallas Silver Jubilee Convention expires on January 31st 2013. Please see the flier for details; The registration rate for Non UNAA Member adults is ...


Opinion Piece ~ Professional Training Needed for the Booming Hospitality and Tourism Industry in Uganda, By Isaac Sebakijje

By Isaac Sebakijje, M.H.C.I.M.A ~ In East Africa today, changes are taking place that will affect travel, tourism and the hospitality industry. All stakeholders and participants including the governments need to be foresighted...



Don’t Miss the 6th Home is Best Summit in Mbale (Dec 20th) and Kampala (Dec 28th)

The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs present the 6th Home is Best Summit – “HOME IS THE BEST SUMMIT-2012” Venue: – MBALE (20TH December 2012) Venue: – KAMPALA Hotel African...


Travel Advisory | Ethiopian Airlines Offers Ugandan Diaspora In North America A Special Holiday Fare – USD $1786 Dollars

Ugandan Diaspora In North America, Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce a special holiday Fare for all Diaspora event attendees – $1199 plus tax, September 11 Security fee and fuel surcharges of $587 – Final Fa...



National Geographic Lists Uganda Among the Top 13 Travel Destinations of 2013

Africa’s new frontier– Uganda, once the cornerstone of Africa’s Grand Tour, is today bypassed by most visitors. The nation and its people have been brutalized by dictators, battered by warlords, and negatively portra...



UK Sky News Anchor’s On Safari | Uganda’s gorillas leave Penny Smith starstruck in their midst – Daily Mail

Daily Mail — What do you call three Doric columns on a foggy day? Pillars in the mist. OK, it’s not good, but jokes like this while away the hours on the journey back to Kampala airport after a trip to Uganda. The c...


World Travel Market | Uganda Participates In the Global Travel Industry Meet – London, 4th – 8th November 2012

All Photos by Richard Cunningham –World Travel Market (WTM) is a UK event aimed at the global travel industry. Almost 46,000 senior travel industry professionals, government ministers and representatives of the internatio...



Adventure On The Nile | Experience Paraa Safari Lodge and Murchison Falls National Park – See Complete Gallery Below

By Ronnie Mayanja — To say that you have been to Uganda or live in Uganda but have never experienced the wild or some of Uganda’s hidden treasures for which the country is commonly known would not be ideal until ofc...



Uganda considered | Travel Weekly | The National Newspaper of the Travel Industry

By Arnie Weissmann — When it comes to the African safari business, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa and Botswana get the lion’s share. And the market share. And the mind share. But there are challengers. Namibia has g...


Emirates Airlines launches Daily Flights from Washington. D.C to Entebbe, Uganda

Emirates Airlines has commenced daily flights between Entebbe and Washington Dulles International Airport according to Khalid Alzarouni, the Emirates Country Manager Uganda. Alzarouni noted that Ugandans had significant busines...



The Economist | Ethiopian Airlines dares to Dream

The Economist — AFRICA’S booming aviation industry reached another landmark in August when Ethiopian Airlines became the first carrier outside Japan to operate the Boeing 787 Dreamliner (pictured), a state-of-the-art pa...


Brussels Airlines Joins The Golden Jubilee Celebrations With A Special Independence Flight on October 6th!

Press Release — Together with the people of Uganda Brussels Airlines is looking forward to the celebration of Uganda’s 50th year of independence on October 9th this year. As the longest serving airline in Uganda we hav...



Dreams Become Destinations | The 1st Ethiopian Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes Its Maiden Flight To Entebbe – “First African!”

By Ronnie Mayanja and Agencies – Ethiopian Airlines, became the first airline in the world outside Japan to operate the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.  In what was a long but worthwhile wait on a Tuesday August 21st  evening th...



Travel | Dreams Become Destinations! Rotating Routes for First Ethiopian Dreamliner – Arrival at Entebbe August 21st!

Ethiopian Airlines, which will be the first airline in the world outside Japan to operate the Boeing 787 Dreamliner,  is pleased to announce rotating destinations, primarily in Africa, for its 1st Dreamliner. The 1st Ethiopi...


Kampala Dispatch | Kampala City as Seen from 10,000 Feet in the Sky

Kampala Dispatch – Recently I returned to Uganda were I had the rare opportunity to see Kampala from what a near perfect sky. It was evident that city planners still have alot of work ahead of them to help improve life i...






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