Best Accommodation Facilities in Zanzibar

Best Accommodation Facilities in Zanzibar

Best Accommodation in Zanzibar Whether you are you are looking for an ideal romantic gateway or unwind on one of East African white sandy beaches after a tiring and bumpy African safari, 1000 Shades of Green has an adventure for you on the shores of Indian Ocean. In partnership with The Zanzibar Collection privately owned collection of beautiful luxury hotels …

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Best Tipping Guide for a Safari in Uganda

Sammy Sikombe

Best Tipping Guide for  Safari 1000 Shades of Green Tour & Safaris wants to clarify issues related to guide tipping expectations prior to your safari. This eliminates confusion about this issue on your part at the end of your safari. It is the cultural and professional tradition in East African that safari guide-drivers receive a small fraction of their compensation …

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Essential Packing List for your next Gorilla Trek

Essential Packing List for your next Gorilla Trek

Essential Packing List for your  Gorilla Trek Hiking Boots Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National park involves trekking/hiking in search of the endangered mountain gorillas. Because of the nature of the forest plus the altitude, you need lightweight hiking boots for this activity.   Garden Gloves You will require gloves to protect your hands during your gorilla trek. As you …

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Uganda, East Africa Travel Tips

Uganda, East Africa Travel Tips

Below are items to bring on safari based on weather and climatic conditions. Almost all safari supplies needed can be bought in one of the big towns or cities near destinations visited. Technologies such as cameras, binoculars and tablets should purchased prior to traveling, because the price for them might be twice in Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya & Tanzania than in …

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Packing List for your Safari in Uganda

Packing List for your Safari in Uganda

Packing List for your Safari General Packing List We highly recommend you pack as light as possible. Always remember to leave space for souvenirs and gifts. You should ensure that you have all the travel documents including passports, visas, and money in your person. A small pouch or a bag that hangs around the neck is recommended. Strong and comfortable …

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