Living to Eat: Digesting Our First Food Tour

“Do we eat to live — or do we live to eat?” we asked ourselves as we sat down at the veranda last Saturday. Awaiting lunch at the Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel in Musanze, we were embarking on a daring new Gorilla Highlands chapter… Half a year after we began working on Local Experiences, here […]

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Foodies Rejoice: Best Rwandan Chef is Back

I am thrilled to have a double opportunity today: to introduce the first Rwandan tour made specifically for local foodies, and to tell you about the restaurant we have just opened in Kigali! It is true: I am back to my motherland after a Sheraton sous chef job in Conakry, Guinea… It was a truly […]

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Confessions: How an Anina Experience Changed My Life

It was two years after I won at Miss Tourism and I appeared to be doing pretty well. But the result had turned my life upside down… Yes, I had found my calling in the tourism business and was receiving invitations to beauty pageants from around the world — but emotionally, I was a mess. […]

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Mount Kabuye: Shock and Customer Care

I looked at that mountain again and again during my commute to Kigali… It was marvellous. It was also as imposing as it gets, so it wasn’t difficult to identify it on the map: its name was Mount Kabuye. There were claims on the internet that it was the the highest non-volcanic peak in Rwanda […]

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