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Posts tagged ‘market’

  • Do you want to go gorilla trekking in Rwanda?

    Jul 24, 12 • 11053 views 14 comments

    “Welcome to your home for the next few days” said Eunice, as we sat down for afternoon tea and gorilla trekking Rwanda travel advice at the outdoor reception of Le Bambou Gorilla Resort, Kinigi. After 12 hours on the bus, 10 hours from...

  • Justice in the balancing act – Owino Market Kampala

    Jan 17, 11 • 3230 views 4 comments

    Owino Market (St Balikuddembe) and the surrounding markets in downtown Kampala have more clothes than I’ve ever seen in my life. Imagine London’s Oxford Street, Petticoat Lane, the biggest Marks and Spencer you can find and Primark:...

  • And now the human safari – and all its smells

    Apr 5, 10 • 3854 views 6 comments

    Owino market on a Saturday afternoon is intense. But it’s a friendly place and there’s no need to worry about Neil – accompanying two ladies shopping. “Eh muzungu how are you?” “Which [Premier League] team are you?” all the...