Uganda’s “Chimp Island” Celebrates 20 Years

Published on November 10, 2018

“In what terms should we think of these beings, nonhuman yet possessing so very many human-like characteristics? How should we treat them? Surely we should treat them with the same consideration and kindness as we show to other humans; and as we…

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Read All About It: Assessing Tourism’s Benefit to East Africa

Published on November 5, 2018

The Exchange financial journal in Tanzania offers an analysis of how tourism benefits the people and countries in the East Africa Community (EAC). Quotable quote: “The most recent total expenditure of tourists visiting the EAC was US$4.2 billion or about US$779 per…

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Gorillas & Lions Research Trip

Published on September 24, 2018

Adventure Consults is offering a bespoke Uganda safari during which participants become part of genuine gorilla and lion research teams in two different national parks. On the first part of this adventure, you’ll accompany members of a “predator team” that’s been conducting…

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Have giraffes, Will Travel

Published on March 1, 2016

Thanks to a partnership between Adventure Consults, the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF) and the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), the southern section of Murchison Falls National Park is now home to a family of Rothschild’s giraffes. The towering creatures were transported in January…

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Five Quirky Things to do in Uganda

Published on May 8, 2014

In addition to gorillas, big game and incredible scenery, Adventure Consults can also show you the eccentric side of Uganda. Below are our top five quirky adventures: 1. Hang Ten at Aero Beach Normally mild mannered Lake Victoria rocks on weekends as thousands…

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Kampala’s Top Restaurants

Published on May 2, 2014

Kampala is fast becoming a city with terrific dining. Corne Schalkwyk, the GM of Premier Safaris, located in Kampala, Uganda Shares his favorite eating spots in his adopted city: The Crafty Cupcake: Our favourite must try at Crafty cupcake – B52- the…

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ANNOUNCING THE OSCARS OF THE NATURAL WORLD – AFRICA THE ENVELOPE, PLEASE

Published on March 30, 2013

  The Seven Natural Wonders Project, a non-profit conservation initiative based in Dallas, Texas and spearheaded by Dr. Phillip Imler, has declared award winners of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa, and they are:  The River Nile; Mt. Kilimanjaro; The Red Sea;…

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25 Reasons to Visit Uganda

Published on March 7, 2013

Many people think that by visiting Kenya and Tanzania, they have seen East Africa.  We beg to differ.  Uganda, is known as the “Pearl of Africa” for a reason… and we have 25 of them. Listen to stories of the Royal Kingdom…

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Uganda Gorilla Permit Price Special for Select Months

Published on October 29, 2012

We are pleased to announce that Uganda Wildlife Authority, in celebration of Uganda’s 50 years of independence, has lowered gorilla permit prices to $350 for foreign non-residents during the following months: November, 2012 April, 2013 May, 2013 This is a great opportunity…

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UGANDA CARAVAN (Part 1)

Published on April 27, 2012

Peggy Healy, of Montgomery Communications, our public relations partner, led 5 journalists on a trip to Uganda — here’s her report. Five seasoned travel writers, a college journalism major and I left from Dulles Airport for Entebbe, Uganda on St. Patrick’s Day….

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