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    Kampala is the capital city of Uganda. With a population of 1,208,544 (2002), it is the largest city in Uganda. It is located in the district of Kampala.

    Kampala is a very populated city with not so good roads. The recent visit of the Queen caused the government to work on some of the feeder roads including Entebbe-Kampala highway.

    Most every one speaks English since it is the national language. People are vey friendly and helpful. Most international foods are served at restaurants, international hotel chains like Sheraton and Serena exist, transportation includes self drive, public transport and taxis.

    Kampala has many international chain hotels, and great restaurants. People are very hospitable and friendly. Kampala is said to be located on seven major hills, but if you are there you find it has over 21 hills all very beautifully green. Some of these hills include Kololo, Kibuli, Kasubi, Nakasero, Mengo, Naguru, Ntinda, Namirembe, Rubaga, Muyenga, Nsambya and many others.

    Kampala is home to the famous Makerere University - Africa's finest institution of higer learning and is also the head quarters of the East African development bank
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      Plot 77 / P.O Box 5482 Bukoto St, Kampala, Uganda
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      East African Distributors Kampala Road, Kampala, Uganda
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      Entebbe is a city located in Uganda and has a population of about 90,900 people. It is located right on the shores of Lake Victoria about 45 minutes drive from Kampala.

      "Entebbe", is a Luganda word which literaly translates to mean "chair" or "seat". It's name is drown from the fact that traditional seat of the Buganda judiciary was located in this area

      Entebbe is also home to the national Zoo which houses many animals.The entrance to the national zoo is located near to the jetty, but on many occasions visitors to the Zoo find wild monkeys outside the entrance to the zoo.

      Entebbe is also home to Uganda's International airport popularly referred to as 'Entebbe International Airport".

      Entebbe has a variety of hotels for the business and leisure travelers: Hotels like Imperial Botanical Beach hotel, Imperial Resort, The Windsor Lake Victoria hotel, Boma guest house to mention but a few.
      Entebbe, Uganda

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    Graphic showing average weather in Kampala in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan 22.2 66.9 72 26.3
    Feb 22.3 79 72.1 31.1
    Mar 22 139.6 71.6 55
    Apr 21.3 208.7 70.3 82.2
    May 20.9 177.3 69.6 69.8
    Jun 20.6 92.4 69.1 36.4
    Jul 20.1 68.7 68.2 27
    Aug 20.1 98.2 68.2 38.7
    Sep 20.8 114.6 69.4 45.1
    Oct 21.3 122.2 70.3 48.1
    Nov 21.4 126.2 70.5 49.7
    Dec 21.5 108.5 70.7 42.7

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