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Uganda travel tips and expat travel advice

One of the first things you’ll want to know when you travel to Uganda is How to call home. It’s certainly a lot easier than it was – although you can’t always guarantee a successful call. Read the Muzungu’s tips for calling home from Uganda.

Have I accomplished all these things or have I learned the hard way? Decide for yourself – with the Uganda travel advice I ignored. Here you can read the Muzungu’s personal tips on how to avoid Bilharzia and Malaria, how to ride a boda boda – and even how to date a Ugandan! 

Many expats take on a dog (or two) when they come to Uganda. I’ve certainly had years of fun times with my USPCA rescue dogs Baldrick and Percy. Addy Williams recently took her dog Prince back to the UK. She recorded her experience in How to take your dog to the UK from Uganda.

My friend Mark shared his advice in How to drive in Kampala. Driving is not for the timid! You just have to dive in – and have your wits about you at all times.

Do you have any other Uganda travel tips or expat travel advice  you’d like to share?

Please leave a comment here or check out the Diary of a Muzungu Guest Post page for information on how to share your story, I’d love to hear from you!