Wild mountain gorillas are only found in 3 countries in Africa: Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), they don’t occur in the wild anywhere else in the world, making them an incredibly rare species. The magnificent apes have been critically endangered due to poaching, deforestation, habitat encroachment and casualties of warfare. However, … Read moreGorilla Numbers Increase in the Wild
Seeing the Mountain Gorillas in the open, in their natural habitat is an absolute bucket-list item for many travellers. Visitors travel from far and wide to their remote territory in the Virunga Mountains or Bwindi Forest for this once in a lifetime experience. For such a rarefied opportunity it’s important to be well prepared so … Read more5 Tips for a Gorilla Trek
If you’re considering Rwanda as a vacation or have never considered it but, for whatever reason, are reading this blog, let us entice you with what’s available to you in this beautiful part of the world. For starters, Rwanda lives up to that stereotype we have when we think of African Jungles. The stereo-type created … Read moreRwanda or “Republika y’u’ Rwanda” is a land of a thousand fertile green hills!