• 5 Favorite Items Africa Lovers Packs for Safari

    Are you planning to go on a safari in Africa? There are a few essentials you should pack to make the best out of your Africa adventure, from gadgets to clothing and electronics. In this blog Kim Paffen, a professional photographer and Traveltomtom team member sums up the first things she puts in her bag when going on a safari in Africa.

  • 7 Reasons to stay at Elewana Tortilis Camp Amboseli

    An exclusive safari experience in a 30.000-hectare private wildlife conservancy part of the Amboseli ecosystem, how does that sound? The Amboseli ecosystem is known for its magnificent views of Mount Kilimanjaro and the large elephant population.

    In this blog I am excited to share with you 7 reasons why a stay at Elewana’s Tortilis Camp Amboseli has to be on your bucket list when you travel to Kenya.

  • Buying a Sim Card for Uganda in 2024

    Planning your trip to Uganda and wondering what is the best way to stay connected and not get stuck with high roaming charges or slow overseas data roaming plans? This is the ultimate guide for finding the best sim card for traveling to Uganda in 2024.

    Find out everything you need to know about buying a prepaid sim card in Uganda, where to buy a sim card, the best e-sim cards for Uganda, up to date prices as per April 2024, best 4G/5G network in Uganda, my recommendation and experiences, information about international sim cards for Uganda and more.

  • Eagle View Lodge | Lovely Boutique Hotel With Best View of Kigali

    Looking for a unique place to stay in Kigali? What about I will show you where to find a boutique hotel on top of one of the 1,000 hills of Rwanda? Through instagram I found this amazing Kigali Airbnb with the most impressive view over the city. In this blog you can read all about my experiences staying at the Eagle View Lodge.

  • EcoTraining Field Guide Course in the Maasai Mara

    The best way to experience Africa’s nature and wildlife!

    Are you looking for an exciting and educational wildlife experience in Africa that differs from an ‘ordinary’ safari trip to Africa? Consider a wildlife course! A wildlife course or safari guide training is especially interesting for those who love being in nature and wish to experience a wildlife adventure that includes learning about the natural environment and animals’ behavior - with the chance of obtaining an official FGASA qualification from the Field Guide Association of Southern Africa.

  • Lake Kivu Serena Hotel | Serenity on the Gisenyi Lakeside

    After my stay at the Serena Kigali I continued my Rwanda trip at Lake Kivu and stayed at the Serena Lake Kivu resort. A couple days at the lake to unwind, rest, eat healthy, explore the nearby town of Gisenyi, visit the Lake Kivu hot springs and enjoy the amazing food at the resort. It turned out to be a heavenly stay and in this blog you can read my complete review of the Lake Kivu Serena Hotel.

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