All Places

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    PURA VIDA TOFO BEACH HOUSE

    Price: Good Value
    PCV Discounts: Yes

    Wake up to the sunrise on your doorstep in this brand new house in the tropical oasis of Praia do Tofo. With an outdoor shower nestled among lush gardens, Pura Vida offers million star facilities and an experience like no other. Check the surf from your front window or watch Read more [...]

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    Bees Unlimited

    Price: Good Value

    RPCV Dani Jump leads tours around the countryside of Siem Reap related to his sustainable bee business. He is very passionate about the local community and wildlife. This is a great way to go off the tourist trail and get a one of a kind introduction to Cambodia.

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    African Islands Travel + Adventure (AITA)

    Price: Good Value
    PCV Discounts: Yes

    Cape Verde tour company offering specialized trips – founded by two RPCVs.   From their website:   “As two former U.S. Peace Corps Volunteers in Cape Verde, we have an intimate understanding of the local culture, languages, and geography of the country (including all ten of the archipelago’s main islands). What’s Read more [...]

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    Kyaninga Lodge

    Price: Sugar Daddy Status

    If the log cabin of your dreams appeared in real life it would be Kyaninga Lodge. Kyaninga Lodge was built by Steve Willams, a British ex-pat. He trained Ugandans in woodworking skills and together they built the lodge beam by beam. This luxury lodge is surrounded by the gorgeous Kyaninga Read more [...]

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    New City Annex

    Price: Dirt Cheap
    PCV Discounts: Yes

    Great hostel in Kampala just minutes from Garden City and Nakumatt. Located across from the national theater. Restaurant available as well as a shop for purchasing media.

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    Yuma’s House

    Price: Dirt Cheap

    Backpacker’s Hostel with dormitories and private rooms. Great location right off the beach and dock. Great view and very relaxing. No hot water but clean and affordable. Owner Susanne lives on the premises. Reservations needed.

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    Chinese Supermarket

    Price: Good Value

    This supermarket is run by a Chinese woman who doesn’t speak English. However, she carries a variety of items from China from household items to Chinese food.

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    Andrew & Brothers Supermarket

    Price: Good Value

    The most popular supermarket in town for it’s central location. Andrew is usually seen at the cash register – make friends with him and you can request items from Kampala if multiple people are interested. Good place to find yogurt, cheese, and frozen meat.