Best Hotels in Rwanda

Best Hotels in Rwanda

1 – Hotel des Milles Collines This hotel was made famous by the film Hotel Rwanda (Hotel des Milles Collines). And cuisine and culture in Kigali have upped their game in tandem. At bustling nightspot Repub …

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Four National Parks of Rwanda

Four National Parks of Rwanda

Rwanda is a landlocked country bordered by Tanzania in the East, Uganda in the North, Democratic Republic of Congo in the west and Burundi in the south. The country is also known as ” Land …

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History of Rwanda

History of Rwanda

History of Rwanda indicated in every corner of life such as (Political, social and economic). The history of Rwanda is divided into pre-colonial and post-colonial; Pre-colonial Rwanda was founded by the king known as Gihanga, …

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12 Things To Do in Rwanda

12 Things To Do in Rwanda

Community work (UMUGANDA): Umuganda can be described as community work. This activity happen on the every last Saturday of each month, where communities come together to do a variety of public works. This often includes infrastructure …

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Offer! Discounted Gorilla Permits In Uganda ($450 Each)

Discounted Gorilla Permits In Uganda

For a long time now, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), in conjunction with the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) has been offering discounted gorilla trekking permits for the low season months of March, April, May …

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Camp Kigali Memorial Site

Camp Kigali Memorial Site

Camp Kigali is a former Rwandan military base in Kigali, the site of the murder of ten Belgian UN Peacekeepers. These murders were preplanned by Hutu fanatics and were carried out to force the withdrawal …

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List of 19 Baby Gorillas Named at Kwita Izina 2017

19 Baby Gorillas Named at Kwita Izina 2017

The 13th edition of Kwita Izina that took place on 1st September 2017 at Musanze District in Kinigi saw 19 baby gorillas get named officially. This event has been part of the Rwandan culture and …

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Kwita Izina 2017: How It Went Down

Kwita Izina 2017

Is the event of giving a name to endangered mountain gorillas newborn babies, commonly known as ‘KwitaIzina’, has been part of Rwandan culture and tradition for centuries, is an extremely popular attraction for guests It …

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Main Causes of the 1994 Rwanda Genocide

1994 Rwanda Genocide

Rwanda is a landlocked country in central Africa (Heart of Africa), country is also known as “Land of thousand hills” with land area of 26,338km2. It lies 75 miles southward of Equator, 880 miles west …

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17 Interesting Facts about Rwanda

Facts about Rwanda

Rwanda is a landlocked country in central Africa (Heart of Africa), country is also known as “Land of thousand hills” with land area of 26,338km2. It lies 75 miles southward of Equator, 880 miles west …

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How to get a Free Gorilla Permit in Rwanda

How to get a Free Gorilla Permit in Rwanda

With tourism being one of the biggest revenue sources of the economy, Rwanda hosts so many travelers each year for safaris. Gorilla tracking is the prime activity of the tourism industry and accounts for over …

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Dian Fossey – American Zoologist

Dian Fossey

In 1967, American primatologist Dian Fossey arrived by herself at Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park. She set up camp between two of the park’s volcanoes, planning to study the area’s critically endangered mountain gorillas. But what …

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Musanze Caves

Musanze Caves

Musanze caves are one of the physical features of geological activity in Northern part of Rwanda, the 1.25mile long Musanze caves located outside of Musanze town center, and 90 minutes’ drive from Kigali, or 2km …

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Iby’Iwacu Cultural Center / Village

Iby'Iwacu Cultural Center

Iby’iwacu cultural village is a non-profit organization located in Kinigi around volcanoes national park of Rwanda, found in 2005. It is found for the aims of improving the lives of reformed poachers and communities around …

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Gisozi Memorial Site

Gisozi Memorial Site

The Kigali Genocide Memorial site, is the historical site for commemorates the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. The remains of over 250,000 people are interred there. There is a visitor Centre for students and those …

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Kwita Izina – Gorilla Naming Event

Kwita Izina

Kwita Izina is the event of giving a name to endangered mountain gorillas newborn babies, commonly known as ‘Kwita Izina’, has been part of Rwandan culture and tradition for centuries, is an extremely popular attraction …

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Rwanda Birding Review / Guide

Rwanda Birding Review

Tiny Rwanda sits on approximately 26,338 square kilometers bordering Uganda to the North, DRC to the west and Tanzania to the south and east. This virgin country shelters over 750 species of bird species in …

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