Photo Roundup: These pictures will make you want to drop everything and visit Uganda

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Uganda, a landlocked country in East Africa, might not be at the top of most traveller’s lists, but it should be. Nicknamed “The Pearl of Africa,” this African country is absolutely incredibly.

Chief among the reasons to visit this jaw-dropping East African nation are: its postcard-worthy landscapes, its gorgeous year-round climate, its incredibly friendly locals, its delicious food, its surprisingly vibrant nightlife, and its amazing range of African wildlife. That of course, is barely scratching the surface. As is the case with any country, Uganda is filled with hidden gems and unforgettable secrets that can only be discovered by getting your feet on the ground and exploring.

But hey, don’t just take my word for it.

A picture, they say, is worth 1000 words, so I’ve decided to round up a few of the best recent Uganda-centric photographs from Instagram, and compile them here. Hopefully, these photos will convince you to consider Uganda as the destination of your next adventure.

Check them out below:

•Eastern Rift Valley, Southern Edge• Uganda, 2017 #gadv #umi2017 #loveyourlife #lovemyjob

A post shared by Cam McDonell (@cammstravels) on

#LakeBunyonyi #Uganda #Canoeing

A post shared by Elisa Razu (@eliza_razu) on

Beautiful Uganda

A post shared by Andrea Langley (@andrea.alyce.langley) on

Fresh tilapia at Ggaba fish market 🐟#Kampala #africa #ugandabekiddingme #uganda #fish #food #salad

A post shared by Christopher O'Neill (@christopheroneill) on

cotton candy skies 👅#uganda #nofilter

A post shared by Leah Rosenkrantz (@leahrosenkrantz) on

Overlooking the beautiful mountains bordering Uganda, Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo

A post shared by Sarah Hennessy (@africanstartours) on

Interested in an adventure in Uganda yet? If so, here’s a little more information on the country (via Wikipedia).

Uganda is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the south-west by Rwanda, and to the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, shared with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda is in the African Great Lakes region. Uganda also lies within the Nile basin, and has a varied but generally a modified equatorial climate.

The official languages are English and Swahili.

This article first appeared on WildLives.co on 21/5/2017

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