Latitude Hotels has hosted a launch event for the highly anticipated Latitude 0° at the Conduit in Mayfair, London. A room buzzing with journalists, trade colleagues and investors was filled with the sound of Ugandan music while all admired images of the beautiful new hotel displayed around the room.
The Latitude Hotels Group was born out of necessity – its founders could find few quality, “cool”, urban African hotels to stay in or recommend to their friends and colleagues visiting the continent.
Fitted with the new Airspace by Airbus cabin, the A330neo will bring a range of benefits to the national carrier of Uganda and its customers, offering unrivalled efficiencies combined with the most modern cabin.
Honoured with the trophy for Uganda’s Leading Safari Lodge at the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here chats with Lydia Nandudu, managing director of Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge, about the title and what it means to the property.
Breaking Travel News chats with Lydia Nandudu, Director, Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge, as she picks up a fabulous World Travel Awards trophy in Rwanda.
Kenya is to be part of a new joint visa scheme with Uganda and Rwanda which will take effect on January 1st 2014. At present tourists travelling between the neighbouring East African countries must obtain a separate visa for each nation, therefore Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda are partnering in order to simplify travel arrangements for holidaymakers, as well as creating a new brand for the whole region in turn opening up opportunities for joint marketing campaigns.