Budget Accommodation in Kigali

Admittedly, the Rwandan tourism powers that be don’t seem all that interested in the ol’ budget traveller. A mistake, in my opinion, having been a

The Ultimate Guide to Cyangugu

Cyangugu. It’s a name that refers to the two southwestern districts in Rwanda, Nyamasheke and Rusizi. Some call it the most beautiful place in Rwanda,

Ubumwe Grande, Best Views in Kigali

31 Fun Things to Do in Kigali

Ok, ok. I know. Kigali isn’t exactly a mecca of activity. It’s not a city with obvious tourist attractions and finding things to keep you

The Congo-Nile Trail

It’s no secret that gorilla trekking, the Nyungwe Forest and Akagera National Park are the destinations most sought after by international tourists and expats living

Mount Gahinga Lodge

The Mount Gahinga Lodge, located just over the border in Mgahinga, Uganda, is a base point for several volcano treks along the DRC, Uganda, Rwanda

Traditional Pottery Club

Sorry to announce that, for the moment, this is no longer happening. If it gets started again, I’ll let you know! Yay! Something fun and

Habyarimana's House

President Habyarimana’s House

One seldom visited monument in Kigali’s backyard is the Presidential Palace Museum, the palace of former President Habyarimana, also known locally as ‘Habyarimana’s house’. In

The Elusive Kigali Elephant

The Kigali 10 Must-Do’s Challenge

Have you just arrived to this wonderful city, and finding there is absolutely nothing going on? Or have you perhaps lived here for years, and

Mount Kabuye Hike

Mount Kabuye

Nobody would argue against the statement that Rwanda is simply one of the most beautiful countries in Africa. With its endless hills and varying landscapes

Azizi Life Experiences

Azizi Experience

Unless you’ve accidentally stumbled upon this website, I’m guessing most of you reading this are living in Kigali. You know as well as I do

Animals in a Corner

The Natural History Museum of Rwanda

The Natural History Museum in Kigali is Rwanda’s first and only museum dedicated to the natural sciences. It’s not as impressive as your average natural

Magical Amusement Park Guard Horses

The Magical Amusement Park

Sadly, this glorious and magical place has been cleared out in preparation for development by the lake. I was taking one of my leisure strolls

Lake Bunyoni

Lake Bunyonyi

Lake Bunyonyi is located just over the border in Uganda and makes a really great place to escape to for a few days or longer.