Know Before You Go: How to Hike Mount Nyiragongo, an Active Volcano Leah FeigerApril 9, 2018 START PHOTO: Eric Isselee | Shutterstock Yes, you can actually camp next to an active volcano in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Mount Nyiragongo, an active volcano located in the Democratic Republic of Congo, is known by intrepid travelers […]

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What are the Shoebill Stork Birds that are seen in Uganda

What are the Shoebill Stork Birds that are seen in Uganda A Shoebill (Balaeniceps rex) commonly known as Bulwe in Luganda, it’s a large stork bird found in undisturbed wetlands of Africa (endemic to Africa) like Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia and Rwanda once seen in Burundi. It’s long about 128cm weighing about 5-7kgs, both sexes are […]

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