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Entebbe is a city of 75000 citizens on the northern shores of Lake Victoria in Uganda. It is also the city of the main airport in Uganda. The capital Kampala is about 45 minutes drive away from Entebbe. The distance is 35 km. Entebbe had the government for the Protectorate of Uganda, prior to Independence in 1962.
The streets in Entebbe are clean with large residents along the streets. Many of them houses businessmen, government employees, ministers and people of importance.

GPS coordinates: 0° 3' 22.6400" N 32° 28' 9.7600" E

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Entebbe (EBB) is Uganda's largest commercial and military airport. The airport is also known for "operation Entebbe", a hostage-rescue mission carried out by the Israel when an Air France plane was hijacked by Palestinians in 1976.

GPS coordinates: 0° 2' 39.1100" N 32° 26' 35.5400" E

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Entebbe is a nice city close to Lake Victoria. The road towards the airport pass close to the shore of the lake (see pictures).

GPS coordinates: 0° 5' 12.9300" N 32° 29' 7.8500" E

  • Last visit to Entebbe: Jun 2010
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