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AeroLink add scheduled flights to Kidepo and Kisoro

AeroLink Uganda, the new scheduled flight service in Uganda, have just announced they will soon be offering scheduled flights to the remote Kisoro and Kidepo airstrips. Kisoro is the airstrip used by those heading for gorilla trekking in southern Bwindi. …

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Uganda’s Great Apes in Growth

The total population of critically endangered mountain gorillas worldwide has risen to 880. These greatest of great apes are found only in the rainforest-swathed mountains of southern Uganda and the Virunga Massif area, which spans part of Rwanda, Uganda and …

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Close encounters of the wildlife kind

An update on a new behind-the-scenes tour of the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre in Entebbe, Uganda, from our General Manager Anne-Marie Weeden. The python was cold and clammy – just as I had expected – but it turned out this …

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Go gorilla trekking in Uganda with a free gorilla permit!

Book a place on our 10 day Authentic Uganda tour departing 2nd December 2012, and Journeys Discovering Africa will cover the cost of your gorilla permit – effectively discounting the retail price of this amazing safari by $500 per person! …

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BIRDING IN BUJAGALI

There is a birder born every minute in Uganda – Anne-Marie Weeden, General Manager of Journeys Discovering Africa, takes to the water with her binoculars in a new birding cruise at Jinja. Pulling focus on the dainty little heron sitting …

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Rhinos and Reptiles – On safari with Journeys Discovering Africa

Earlier this year, our General Manager of the Uganda office went on safari to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Only four hours from Kampala, Ziwa is a great place to stop en route to exploring Murchison Falls National Park, or to visit …

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The Seven Wonders of Uganda

Uganda has recently launched an online campaign to help identify its seven wonders. Everybody is being called upon to nominate their suggestions for the seven natural wonders of Uganda, from locals and ex-patriate residents to travellers and tourists. The campaign …

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Getting our adventure on | Quad biking in Jinja

In July, the JDA Uganda General Manager, Anne-Marie Weeden, went on safari with her much younger brother. Fresh from sitting his ‘A’ levels in the UK, adventure was high on his agenda. First stop for the intrepid pair? A Sunset …

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Half Price Internal Flights Offer

Journeys Discovering Africa are delighted to be able to offer half price internal scheduled flights with AeroLink Uganda until the end of September 2012. The service includes daily departures from Entebbe to Bugungu and Pakuba airstrips in Murchison Falls National …

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Great Safari Deal – Half Price Flights

To celebrate the launch of the new AeroLink scheduled flight service in Uganda, Journeys Discovering Africa is offering a special discounted safari deal featuring half price flight transfers to Kibale Forest and from Bwindi back to Entebbe. The eight day …

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