DAY 7: WALKING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE GODS [Tracing It all in Place]

Still filled with as much enthusiasm as we did the day before, we got up early with just one thought in our minds that was the journey to Nyakasura to trace the footsteps of the little-known hero, Ndahura. Without wasting much of the day, we set off for Nyakasura. To our surprise, the journey on … More DAY 7: WALKING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE GODS [Tracing It all in Place]

DAY SIX: ­­­FOREST OF HETEROGENEITY [UNCHARTED TERRITORY]

Entrance to Ssese Forest on Bugala Island Considering that the better means for navigating through the forest was by foot, at 8.20 am the journey saw us ready for it. We set out before the sun could wear down on us as we traversed the rocky landscape of the island. Trekking through the fishing village … More DAY SIX: ­­­FOREST OF HETEROGENEITY [UNCHARTED TERRITORY]

DAY 6: TOORO; THE BEGINNINGS. [Tracing It All In Place]

One would say, we had saved the best destination for last. Kabalore district, home to the mythical Bachwezi Dynasty. That gave birth to the beautiful peopled we call the Batooro, now residents of this region. All our Nation-wide travels had led up to this moment and all the vibration of anticipation could be read on … More DAY 6: TOORO; THE BEGINNINGS. [Tracing It All In Place]

DAY FIVE: THE ANECDOTES OF THE BASSESE [UNCHARTED TERRITORY]

The clattering of MV Kalangala as we made our way past Mukasa’s territory The voyage to Bugala Island, part of the 84 Ssese Islands located in Kalangala district in Lake Victoria began with all fobetravels groups meeting at Gaba port (Wakiso district). It is from here we were supposed to take a Ferry, MV Kalangala, … More DAY FIVE: THE ANECDOTES OF THE BASSESE [UNCHARTED TERRITORY]

DAY THREE: LAST JOURNEY THROUGH MASABA LAND [UNCHARTED TERRITORY]

On the final day of our voyage through Mbale seven months ago, we embarked on a journey to dig beneath the surface tales of what is known about Bamasaba people. In search for an authentic voice on the matter, we started to dialogue with the natives to these Elgon Lands about where we could find … More DAY THREE: LAST JOURNEY THROUGH MASABA LAND [UNCHARTED TERRITORY]