Piki-Piki

an African motorcycle adventure, now into Europe.

Archive for the ‘Uganda’ Category

Simply, Uganda rocks! Part3

Posted by michnus under Uganda

Lake Bunyonyi area(no not Benoni!) shows the intensive farming and tree felling in full force. We camped at an overland spot with a good view of this crater lake and its activities.

View of Lake Bunyonyi in the distance

Read the rest of this entry »

Simply, Uganda rocks. Part 2

Posted by michnus under Uganda

Our next destination was Fort Portal, a small town situated South West close to the Congo border. Now, Niel and Silvie are bird watchers and very serious about it – they really tried to draw us in but for us, all is better on two wheels and chicken is the only birds we check out when ready for a meal!  We set out without our ‘back-up’ for a few days to visit with our new Dutch friends in Port Fortal.

Spectacular African sunsets.

Read the rest of this entry »

Simply- Uganda Rocks!! 17/03/2011

 The road to Uganda through Kenya took us to Suam river border post on the foot of MT Elgon between Kenya and Uganda. It’s a beautiful green area with lots of trees, forest-like. In Kenya the roads towards the border were either full of potholes or very dusty, in bad condition, the surroundings flat and vegetation dry. This lush forest welcomes you as the road descents to the border post at Suam.

Suam Uganda border post at Mt Elgon.

Read the rest of this entry »