Kigali Genocide Memorial in Rwanda

Traveller, Sydney Morning Herald, Australia – Aug 18, 2018 Visiting a memorial that chillingly describes how a million people were murdered in a 100-day killing spree is probably the last thing you’ll want to do when you arrive in Rwanda. But you should. Firstly, to pay your respects, but also because it might be theContinue reading “Kigali Genocide Memorial in Rwanda”

Mountain gorilla trek in Rwanda

Traveller, Sydney Morning Herald, Australia – Apr 14, 2018 Mr D holds up his hand and we all shuffle to a stop. “They’re in the next clearing,” he whispers. “Take off your rucksacks. Only cameras and phones from now on.” A crackle of anticipation passes through the group. Heartbeats quicken; mouths go dry. “Everyone ready?Continue reading “Mountain gorilla trek in Rwanda”

Tour of Nyamirambo in Kigali, Rwanda

Traveller, Sun-Herald, Australia – Feb 18, 2018 In a bare concrete hall, women rummage through second-hand clothing on makeshift wooden tables. “We call it caguwa wishyure, which means pick and pay,” says our guide Shema. “You can also say caguwa to a loved one. To show her she’s unique and there’s nothing else like her.”Continue reading “Tour of Nyamirambo in Kigali, Rwanda”