Margaret Stands Down

If The Iron Lady were simply a chronicle of the career of an influential world leader, then the resulting reaction from viewers—“boring”, “inspirational”, “infuriating”, etc.—would not vary wildly, depending on their political leanings and tolerances. Thankfully, this is much more than a dry docudrama. At its core, the movie is an observant and touching...
Unless you live under a rock – a really big rock where no telephone, internet, newspapers, or any other form of media can reach – then you know the Olympics, and Paralympics, are on. Held in London, UK they run from 27 July-12 August and 29 August-09 September, respectively. What you might not be as...

Silver Spring Hotel is Back

In the past, Silver Springs Hotel in Bugolobi used to be the place to be with concerts “raging” every weekend. However, this was in the 80’s and 90’s before there were many entertainment venues in Kampala so city revelers found a home on Portbell Road. Fast forward to the millennium and the place went...
A View From The Savannah’s Edge If the Uganda Tourist Board had only one picture of one vista with which to convince people to come to the country – it should be the view from the front door of Katara Lodge. Stepping through that door you are instantly rewarded with the majestic savannah of Queen Elizabeth...