Author: Dan Grec

I will never go camping again with a quality Petzel Headlamp. From $click on Amazon
This massive guy was all alone, and I waited ten minutes for him to get off the road - he's WAY bigger than the Jeep, so he has right of way 6

Ishasha National Park

Technically this place is called the “Ishasha Sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park”, but I think it’s a lot easier and clearer to just call it Ishasha NP. So I’m going with that… This...

Holding onto the sinking ship! (It went over) 2

Rafting the White Nile

I roll into Jinja right where the Nile river flows out of Lake Victoria. I go directly to Nalubale Rafting and sign up for the full day trip for the following day. Rafting with...

Happy to once again cross the magic line on the ground 1

The Equator, Uganda

I start moving West Across Uganda, and camp a night right on the shores of beautiful Lake Bunyonyi. The following day I meet up with a friend from Canada I have not seen in...

In Uganda, country number 30! 2

Into Uganda

I roll into the border at Cyanika early in the morning and find a very sleepy crossing. I’m stamped out of Rwandan Immigration in thirty seconds, and Customs are happy to hold onto the...

THIS one is enormous! 1

Volcanoes National Park

I continue North until I’m in the extreme North West corner of Rwanda, right near the border of both Uganda and the DRC. Here all three countries have declared national parks, mainly to protect...

My ARB Awning keeps the sun and rain off my cooking area. From $click on Amazon
Carrying a library of books is impractical, so I have a Kindle e-reader. From $click on Amazon