Kayaking and canoeing trips on Lake Kivu

Steve Venton, Director of Kingfisher Journeys, writes: I recently established Kingfisher Journeys, which offers travellers a range of kayaking adventures on Lake Kivu, departing from Gisenyi and Kibuye, and allows them to explore the impressive lakeshore scenery, to discover birds and wildlife, to see traditional fishing boats in use, and to interact with local  communities. With plans to expand all over Rwanda, we already offer: … Continue reading Kayaking and canoeing trips on Lake Kivu

‘Wild Rwanda’ review

Strongly recommended to all birders and other wildlife enthusiasts visiting Rwanda, Wild Rwanda is an excellent new publication which I reviewed for the Sept/Oct 2016 of African Birdlife. Click here to read a PDF of the review, and see also http://www.birdlife.org.za/publications/african-birdlife    

Foyer de Charité, Lake Ruhondo

Paul writes: The rates provided for Foyer de Charité Remera near Lake Ruhondo in the Jan 2016 guide have changed. They are now:  One room - 38 000Rfw include break-fast with lunch 5 000 Rfw per person and evening meal / dinner also 5 000 Rfw per person.