Monthly Archives: April 2018

Nile River Bend Resort Jinja; the Jewel of River Nile

If you ever find yourself in Jinja or have a family getaway, you should consider spending a night at the Nile River Bend Resort.  A few months ago we had a family trip to Jinja, and we were looking for a place that could accommodate a large group of people for a night. Although, slightly off the main road, Nile River Bend was the perfect place because of its proximity to the Nile. The resort is not officially open, but it receives guests at a discounted rate of $75 per night including dinner and breakfast. Though we arrived a little …

South Korea – Your Study Abroad Destination

After my undergraduate degree, I wasn’t sure about a lot of things except that I wanted to pursue my master’s degree in a different country. Since I could not afford to self-fund this master’s degree, I started my quest for scholarships. I scanned the internet for scholarships, subscribed to any scholarship portal I could find in addition to checking out the local publications for scholarship opportunities by the Ministry of Education. This process went on actively for about a year but I had never thought of South Korea as a study abroad destination, so when the opportunity presented itself, I …