In light of the International World Tourism Day celebrated on 27th September 2017, Jumia Travel has launched a Destinations Campaign across several countries in Africa including Uganda. The aim is to highlight several amazing destinations in the country where people should visit, as well as providing insights for international tourists. It will showcase sights and sounds of the country, fun facts you should know about … Continue reading KAMPALA, THE HEART OF UGANDA
Travelling is fun and is an experience most people should invest in. Whether it’s around Uganda or abroad, discovering new cultures, food and people can be quite eye opening. One of the most important things that people don’t really think about when travelling however, is what to wear on the trip. With the long Eid Weekend coming up, here are a few things to consider … Continue reading What to consider when picking what to wear on a trip
Music is a powerful force. Music and Sports are the two activities that can get people from near, far, rich, poor, young, old, women, men and children together. It is such a beautiful creation of God, it inspires many to do great things while lifting spirits, entertaining and sometimes educating all at once. The Nyege Nyege Festival is a true embodiment of what music is. … Continue reading Around Africa and back to Uganda through music.
Lake Bunyonyi is one of the most beautiful sites in Uganda. True to its name, Bunyonyi which means “little birds”, is a home to many different beautiful bird species. From the scenery of the lake itself, the amazing different birds and the peaceful serenity it provides, Lake Bunyonyi is a sight to behold. Located in south west Uganda between Kabale and Kisoro, the Lake also … Continue reading The Arcadia Experience, the massive party by Lake Bunyonyi
First off, before we dive deep into how hospitality is a key anchor in the restaurant and hotel business, we should ask ourselves what the true meaning of Hospitality is. Google describes it is as “the friendly and generous reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers”. According to several reports, Uganda has been declared one of the most hospitable countries to visit in the … Continue reading Hospitality, how it can make or break the restaurant and hotel business in Uganda
There are various forms of tourism, for example; business, cultural, religious, medical, wildlife, leisure, and education tourism. Nevertheless, lately foodies in Uganda have taken a whole new approach to how seriously they take their food and now it’s safe to say food tourism is slowly becoming a big deal in the country. Food all over the world has always been a unifying factor bringing families, … Continue reading Food Tourism in Uganda. Why everyone should be a foodie!
If you are the kind of person who has a hectic schedule and are looking to get away from the city, Malakai Eco Lodge is the place for you. Located on Entebbe road in Kitende not too far from the city, it could take approximately 40 minutes to get there with traffic However, on a traffic less day you could get there in 20 … Continue reading Malakai Eco Lodge: A Get Away From the City
Urban by City Blue If you love to swim and are looking for fancy pool to dive into, well Urban by City Blue will have you covered. If swimming is not your cup of tea then a drink by the pool side would still be a wonderful idea. It is very spacious with a very calm and relaxing atmosphere. You could also book … Continue reading Discovering Kampala through these top 5 luxurious hotels.
If you have ever taken a trip whether by road, air or train you know one of the key things for most people during travel is the music. I’ve taken trips sometimes deliberately so I can go through some of my albums because sometimes life gets crazy and there’s no time to listen to music. Growing up, every time we were taking a drive to … Continue reading What’s on your travel Playlist?
If you are the kind of person who likes to take trips out of town to experience a change of scenery for your adventures then this will be a productive read. We all know that travelling by road can be long and tiring but most importantly could possibly be unsafe if not carefully thought through. Here are some tips by Jumia Travel to help you … Continue reading Road Trip safety tips.