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Find Adventure (and Luxury) in Rwanda and Uganda

When most people think of East Africa, hotels aren’t the first thing to come to mind. However, in recent years the growing adventure tourism industry in Rwanda and Uganda has set the stage for some world-class accommodations. Given the breathtaking landscape and the beautiful culture, the rapid growth of this region into a center for […]

Gear Patrol

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Adventure Travel

Praveen Moman, Co-Founder and Managing Director at Volcanoes Safaris and long-standing member of ATTA said it well, “Adventure travel means finding oneself, discovering the essence of the human spirit, stretching yourself physically and emotionally.” ATTA has been corralling Moman and kindred spirits like him from all over the globe in the adventure travel trade for […]

Loftus Adventure

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Rwandan Lodge to open Dian Fossey Map Room

In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the death of Dian Fossey in 1985 and the 5oth anniversary of the foundation of the Karisoke Research Centre by Fossey in 1967, the Virunga Lodge in Rwanda has announced the opening of the Dian Fossey Map Room. Construction of the Map Room began in June 2016 and […]

Luxury Travel

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National Geographic World’s Most Romantic Destinations

On Volcanoes Safaris’ seven-day Virunga and Kyambura trip, you’ll comb some of Africa’s lushest lands for the most famous primates on the continent. Starting off in Rwanda, you’ll drive through the terraced hills that lead to the Virunga Range, where you’ll find ridge-top digs with volcano and lake views so spectacular you’ll forget you came […]

National Geographic

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Gorilla Tracking Uganda: On Budget

Gorilla trekking in Uganda is a bucket-list trip, but many people write it off because they think it’s financially out of reach. But not if you travel during the off season. In November, April, and May, the price for gorilla tracking permits, which normally cost about $600, go down to $450 for the day. And not only are permits cheaper; they […]

Shermans Travel

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