Birdnest @ Bunyonyi

Uganda's Top 5 Wedding Locations for the Rebellious

Have you ever been to a family function and Aunt *Insert her name* walks ever so expectantly towards you, embraces you and exclaims .. "Eh, *Insert your name* you've grown!!!", and you stand there with a sheepish smile on your face well knowing you have no recollection what your own aunt's name is? »

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Kipling Lodge Jinja

Kipling Lodge: Redefining The Bare Necessities

You would be forgiven for assuming the Kipling Lodge in Kangulumira just outside of Jinja was yet another safari getaway named after a British explorer, or colonial figure for two reasons: 1, Because many a tourist destination in Uganda romanticises European exploration and colonisation, and 2, beca »

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Baker's Lodge

Special Feature: Baker's Lodge

Baker’s Lodge in Murchison Falls National park is the newest accommodation facility within the upmarket Uganda Exclusive Camps and Lodges group, opened officially in early 2015.

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Kyambura Gorge Lodge7

Kyambura Gorge Lodge: Up-cycled Luxury

You’ll find that the terms “Eco-Lodge” and “Responsible Tourism” are now more than ever so profound in the tourism industry because of the ever growing global emphasis on preservation of the environment. An Eco-Lodge is a type of tourist accommodation designed to have the least possible im »

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Emin Pasha Kampala 3

The Emin Pasha Hotel: An elegant balance of old and new

On Friday 26th September, The Emin Pasha Kampala Hotel hosted a corporate cocktail party in honor of the clients who have stood by them through thick and thin. The Pearl Guide was granted an all access pass into the inner workings of the body and soul of The Emin Pasha Hotel before the cocktail was »

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Chameleon Hill Lodge

Inside the cheeky Chameleon Hill Lodge

We were all very excited that Monday morning to journey to Kisoro. So Joshua our trusty photographer, Ian the driver and I braced ourselves for quite the adventure. We left Kampala at about 10am with nothing but our expectations and a few packs of gorillos to keep us company. The drive that had been »

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