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You’re Welcome in Uganda

August 9th, 2014

Photo credit: Dylan Walters

There has been a lot of information in the news lately about Uganda, but did you know that this little country was chosen by Lonely Planet as the number one destination for 2012?

Not only that, but the “Pearl of Africa” also received great recognition when they were recently chosen as 3rd Best Exhibitor (out of 180 countries) at the ITB-Berlin Convention (Billed the world’s leading travel trade show).

Boasting rich, cultural roots, and exotic wildlife, in addition to celebrations for the Golden Jubilee (50 years of independence), the country is expecting to attract somewhere around a minimum of 1.5 million visitors this year.

Ecologically, Uganda is where the East African savannah joins the West African jungle, and exists as the only safari destination whose range of forest primates is as impressive as its selection of antelopes, also boasting a diverse bird population of more than 1000 species.

From the lions stalking the plains to the chimpanzees swinging through the rainforest, adventure is in store. Everyone is welcome!

You can learn more about this culturally diverse country by reading our article here.

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