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Perils of Polly: Cars, trucks and boda-bodas, weaving all over the road

...and I, with our driver, Ali, headed from Entebbe toward Kampala. At first, the decently paved road, although busy, was...ridiculousness of it all. I was excited to be experiencing the chaos of Kampala. But after two hours, it began to wear thin. When would...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-04-11
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Perils of Polly: One the road in Africa - outrunning the flies

...Nile on the ferry, see more animals, and head back toward Kampala on wonderful paved roads. We passed some new mud huts, and...One more flat tire later, and we finally cruised through Kampala and pulled into the Lake Victoria Guesthouse in Entebbe, which...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-05-02/perils-of-polly-one-the-road-in-
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Perils of Polly: A new set of 'Perils' awaits in Africa

...handle left-side driving - I'd done that in Australia. I knew I could handle the national parks and countryside. It was Kampala I was worried about, and we had to go through the middle of it. There was no other way. My mother was adamant about not...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-03-21/perils-of-polly-a-new-set-of-per
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Perils of Polly: 'Yes, this is a good stuck'

...driver and not a guide, which meant he would do what we asked even if it was unrealistic. Entebbe is about 20 miles from Kampala, but it was to take a hair-raising three hours. After the first five minutes I looked at Mary, my eyes wide in disbelief...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-04-04/perils-of-polly-yes-this-is-a-go
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Missionaries waiting for flight

...trying to get flights out of a clogged Kampala, Uganda airport. Keenan's mother...had to move to another hotel, also in Kampala. "They managed to get booked on a flight...missionaries by way of the U.S. Embassy in Kampala. Although the embassy assisted the pair...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/010608/news_4021.shtml
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Missionaries home safe

...helped arrange for bus transportation to Kampala another intervention Brazington attributes...went straight to the U.S. Embassy in Kampala and vice-counsel Dan Langencamp drove...were able to buy new ones and flew out of Kampala on Monday morning, arriving later that...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/012008/news_3661.shtml
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Missionaries safe from harm

...some six hours away by car. After contacting the embassy, arrangements were made for Keenan and Marvin to stay in a hotel in Kampala while trying to get their airline tickets changed so they can return to the United States. "I'm concerned, but I feel...

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