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Take a look at the new video of the site!

When we last visited the site, Jamil made a small video of the work in progress. Take a look and enjoy!


More progress

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Every building project has its up and downs. After some updates from our business partner Richard that didn't sound quite so promising, we packed the children and our dog in the car and spent a weekend in Hoima to check on the progress and to find solutions to the challenges.

It turned out that our trip was very timely so that we could take some crucial decisions: the layout of the restaurant had to be slightly changed to match the sloping of the underground, the kitchen windows were improved to allow for more light and better air circulation, the first planting of pencil cactus along the fence was started, and the carrying pillars of the cottages were strengthened. 

Here we are discussing the extra windows for the kitchen:

















The roofing of the cottages has also started. Our roofing expert Fred brought his team of 5 and they are now fixing the hundreds of grass bundles on the roof.

It is quite amazing how much material is needed to build the lodge. Here are the hundreds of bricks that …