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Uganda

Reza Shah mausoleum, Iran.

Myth busting

Take a chance on me

Ben Groundwater On the roads less travelled, locals go out of their way to welcome you, writes Ben Groundwater.

Africa

In the midst of gorillas

Gorillas in your midst ... Uganda recognised the potential of gorilla tourism many years ago.

Alison Cassar When most people think of Uganda, it is of a country left shattered by its former despotic ruler, Idi Amin.

A tri-nation celebration

Lunch at Masai Mara.

Across cultures and ecosystems, Robert Upe takes a 2000-kilometre road trip through Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.

Africa

No fear? No memory? No worries

Gabrielle Costa has no fear as she takes a leap of faith in Africa - and that's what scares her.

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Extreme kayaking on the Nile

Kayaker at Hairy Lemon Island, Uganda.

Each winter dozens of freestyle kayakers descend on a tiny palm-fringed islandon the Nile in Uganda to try out their skills on a single wave, called the Nile Special, or, simply, the Wave.

Map of Uganda

Travel News

Dubai: Two French base jumpers break world record with Burj Khalifa leap

Base jumpers break world record in Dubai (Thumbnail)

ANNIE DANG 3:31pm | Base jumpers break world record after spectacular leap from world's tallest building.

Brisbane petrol prices to settle for long weekend

MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:02pm | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

Mount Baw Baw resort handed over to private operator

JASON DOWLING 9:50pm | Management of the troubled Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort has been transferred from the government to a private operator after another year of losses and millions of dollars in taxpayer subsidies.

Flashing, spitting and stealing knickers: strange things that can get you deported

OLIVER SMITH 10:10am | A British woman was arrested and threatened with deportation this week after Sri Lankan authorities took offence to her Buddha tattoo.

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