Ngamba Island Chimp Sanctuary Ngamba Island is the perfect haven just outside Kampala. It is a 95-acre piece of heaven that was created as a home for very special residents. For those in touch with nature who long to see it preserved, the Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary is a place you won’t want to miss. Although...

Kampala’s Bucket List

Kampala’s Bucket List It happens to everyone. You’ve lived in a city for a number of years and you think you know it all. You’ve done it all. You’ve seen it all. But, in reality, there is simply a well-worn route you trod (or sit in traffic, as the case may be) between your house,...

WeaverBird Art Community

WeaverBird Art Community Imagine escaping the hustle and bustle of Kampala city for a camping weekend only two hours away in a vibrant quiet village near Masaka. This is exactly what the WeaverBird arts community provides you. Ndegeya is a village located 3kms outside Masaka town center. Ndegeya is Lugandan for the crafty weaver bird and...

Discover The Uganda Museum

Discover The Uganda Museum The Uganda Museum: this is where you can find Uganda’s historical heritage in one place. Previously, there were other museums and collections situated in different parts of the country but they have all since been closed or run down. The museum was started at the behest of colonial secretary, George Wilson...

Sekasi Knows His Roots

Sekasi Knows His Roots If you don’t know what the adungu, edingidi, or madinda are then you’ve never met Abraham Sekasi or heard him play these. Meeting Abraham at Kitty’s Restaurant downtown you would never guess that he is a leading performer and staunch supporter of traditional instruments and Ugandan music. His calm, quiet, and slightly...