"Source of the nile" Top 5 Page for this destination Jinja by Herwig1961

Jinja Travel Guide: 37 reviews and 144 photos

view from the garden of the nile.Down to Victoria lake and the nile.The city of Jinja itself(center of the town)is not breathtaking:-)But the surroundings pay back.Lake Victoria and the nile plus all the beautiful flowers and all the birds are wonderful!It is a very green place and people are very friendly.It is no problem to walk around all areas.Jinja has some nice restaurants and pubs/cafes.

view from the garden of the nile.On the other side of the nile is Jinja.

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  • Pros:Beautiful landscape,safe place,lots to see,very green
  • In a nutshell:Pleasant place,gorgeous view to the lake
  • Last visit to Jinja: Feb 2009
  • Intro Updated Apr 11, 2009
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  • Patje's Profile Photo
    Jan 30, 2010 at 2:03 AM

    Pic:1 Village Weaver (Ploceus cucullatus), also known as the Spotted-backed Weaver or Black-headed Weaver. Pic:2 Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis) Pic: 3 Marabou Stork, Leptoptilos crumeniferus Pic: 4 Cape Glossy Starling (Lamprotornis nitens)

  • Greggor58's Profile Photo
    Jul 4, 2009 at 1:29 PM

    Interesting page Herwig....looks like a similar bird to a North American Kingfisher in the 2nd Travelogue shot.its got quite the BEAK...Great photos Herwig!

  • nicolaitan's Profile Photo
    May 1, 2009 at 8:30 AM

    great pictures - the nile is so big at its origin. love the birds. The 10 dollars were well spent. interesting page, love to see more of the town.

  • globetrott's Profile Photo
    May 1, 2009 at 12:01 AM

    an interesting page with lots of great bird-photos in the travelogue ! Thanks for sharing, Herwig !

  • angiebabe's Profile Photo
    Apr 27, 2009 at 11:59 PM

    Hi, really looking forward to your photos when they arrive here!wow great to see yr new&fab photos here!u must have an xlnt lens!Now I want to get to see Uganda too!I tried to get bird pics but not as xlnt as yrs!

  • yumyum's Profile Photo
    Apr 19, 2009 at 4:19 AM

    Great updates since I last visited the page! Brilliant bird photos in the travelogue!

  • cachaseiro's Profile Photo
    Apr 17, 2009 at 7:28 AM

    that is great photos and tips from uganda.

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