Bukoba, the Ugandan town in Tanzania
In case you did not know, you cannot live comfortably in Tanzania if you do not know Kiswahili, even for a day. Ugandans who have shunned East Africa’s archetypal language as if it is the plague, would get rudely awakened when all of Kiswahili’s importance comes crashing down on them like a waterfall, the day they suddenly drop in the middle of Tanzania, without any acquaintances.
Saturday February 2 2013
An aerial view of Lake Victoria’s shore in Bukoba town. The section with sand acts as a beach for revellers, although it is poorly maintained.