Practical Information

Rwanda Holidays Calendar 2021

Trying to keep up with the holidays in Rwanda? Use our calendar below to make sure you never miss a public holiday or event in

Hospitals in Kigali

Hospitals in Kigali

This is a quick guide to the main private and public hospitals in Kigali.  While we always recommend you do your own research before choosing

Rwanda on the Internet, Kigali

Rwanda on the Internet

I try to keep Living in Kigali updated with super fantastic information about all things related to the city, but man oh man, it’s hard

Morning Walks, Solitude in Kigali

On Solitude in Kigali

I’ve spent quite a bit of time waxing poetic on the power of community in Kigali, as well as all the available social options our

Souvenir Shopping, Kigali

How to Spend a Layover in Kigali

Kigali International Airport, in all its renovated glory, is quickly becoming an important stopover for a lot of major international airlines in the region. In

Morning Walks, Solitude in Kigali

On Journeying Home

I spend an inordinate amount of time on planes. To be honest, I actually grew up on planes. My childhood was spent in the colorful

Chicken Club, Iriba Bar, Marriott, Kigali

Kigali’s Best Sandwiches

I love sandwiches. They are just timeless. I dream of avocado slices, I’m addicted to great cheese, and I’m a big fan of mayonnaise (a

Ubumwe Grande, Best Views in Kigali

Notes from a Kigali Addict

I have just officially come back to Kigali, after being here on and off since 2012. Stepping outside of my home this evening, I was

Stay at Home, Solitude in Kigali

Owning a Dog in Kigali

Dogs! Some people love them, many Rwandans aren’t so keen on them. Rwanda seems to be a largely dog-free country. You see very few pet