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a little piece of authentic contemporary culture in our suitcase

We always find travelling to new places energises us and opens our minds to new ideas. Collecting not souvenirs, but works of art by indigenous artists is one of our favourite ways to feed our passion (and necessity!) for surrounding ourselves with beauty, but above all it is a way to take a little piece of authentic contemporary culture home with us in our suitcase.  584 more words

Kigali, Rwanda

Needless to say, the fresh air and activity had us sleeping wonderfully.  The next morning I wandered around the lodge property admiring the herb and flower gardens and the privacy of each cabin. 1,199 more words

African Adventures

My trip to Nairobi, Kenya

Hi beautiful people,

I’m so sorry for this delayed post, as I have been back in Ghana for sometime now, but these long working hours are not helping. 411 more words


Why it's okay to hate festivals...

Coachella has been and gone to signify the start of festival season, but here’s why it’s okay if you won’t be drinking warm wine out of a fruit shoot bottle and donning a flowery headband this summer… 487 more words

JaneJustine Mirembe reblogged this on CONFESSIONS256 and commented:

Interesting read! However I think that this is some thing that festival organizers can base on to help their fans have a better festival experience.

Endings and Beginnings

Today is my last day in Rwanda. Tonight I leave for the Kigali airport to fly back to DC. My flight actually leaves at 1 AM on Friday, so my entire Friday will be devoted to returning home. 333 more words

SafeMotos long journey to improve road safety in Rwanda

African roads are often not the smoothest, riddled with pot holes and often drivers need to take an alternative route to get to where they want to go to. 395 more words


The New Times

I’ve started working as an intern at The New Times, the biggest and the only English newspaper issued in Rwanda. The New Times is available all over Rwanda, some cities in Uganda, Burundi, Kenya and online. 70 more words