Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?

Most travel guides are a good place to start. The State of Africa is a good read, too. - Oct 2019


The last king of Scotland (book and movie). The Atlas of forgotten place (Jenny D Williams) paints an excellent picture, especially of the northern part of Uganda and the heart-breaking past of that area. - Mar 2019


The only book I've read is "the Atlas of Forgotten Places" and it was quite good but probably not the best insight to life in Kampala. - Jan 2019


God loves Uganda. - Oct 2018


If you are a hiker, google the phrase "Rwenzori mountain 4K". - Aug 2018


Queen of Katwe is THE best movie made about a slum girl in Kampala, and many scenes depict Kampala. Even Black Panther has scenes filmed in Uganda. Bird of Uganda is a great book - must have if you come here. - Jun 2018


The Queen of Katwe; even if you don't have kids you should watch this. Crossroads: Women Coming of Age in Today's Uganda, The Atlas of Forgotten Places, and The Impenetrable Forest: Gorilla Years in Uganda; - Jun 2018


A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier - about child soldiers/militia; Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption - a look into orphanages - Aug 2015


The Teeth May Smile but the Heart Does Not Forget: Murder and Memory in Uganda (I recommend reading this after you have been here for a few months. The context is important.) - Jun 2014


- Oct 2013


Uganda, 6th (Bradt Travel Guide Uganda) - Mar 2013


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