Queen Elizabeth NP has the widest variety of wildlife of any Ugandan park. Elephant and buffalo are very common, and lions are surprisingly easy to spot. Hyena can be spotted occasionally, while Giraffe and zebra are absent. There are many interesting antelope species like Uganda kob, topi and sitatunga. Hippos and crocodiles are common in Kazinga channel. A troop of chimpanzees has been habituated for tracking. Nine more primate species are found, including the black-and-white colobus monkey.
Tree climbing lion in Queen elizabeth national park
(Posted 23rd April 2014)
The long wait for the opening of Qatar’s new state of the art airport, Hamad International, is now, according to the latest information received, just over a month away. Some international airlines will in fact begin to shift their operation to the new airport from early May already and Qatar Airways is due to follow on the 27th of May, entering a new era of greatly enhanced ground operations with some of the arguably best ever premium lounges created by architects and designers.
While the present airport’s lounges operated by Qatar Airways already regularly captured awards from such organizations like Skytrax, the new facilities are almost certainly bound to be voted to the top of the rankings come the next award season.
Built to cater for QR’s continued expansion in terms of aircraft…
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tarvel in pictures
(Posted 04th April 2014)
Emirates, Dubai’s award winning airline, has yesterday announce the launch of a dedicate mobile application, short App, which will make life for their regular travelers much easier as the new feature, once installed on their iPad or tablet, can literally manage a passengers’ entire journey process, from booking to getting the favourite seat, having a special dietary meal ready on board and more. The Emirates App for iPad also makes it even easier for Emirates customers to manage every aspect of their booking, whether on the road, in the air or in the comfort of their homes. They can manage their Emirates Skywards frequent flyer accounts, check in online, and download their boarding pass directly from the app, amongst other features. Personal flight details, product and service information are stored in the app, so…
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