Travelling to Kinshasa, DRC from Nairobi, Kenya

Before I travel, I try to do some reading on the destination, I like to be prepared. So this article includes some information that may be useful to those visiting the DRC for the first time. Also, the information in this article is based on my individual experience and some details may change.   Before…

Zongo Waterfall, DRC (Chutes de Zongo)

The Zongo River and waterfall is possibly my favorite tourist site in DRC so far…Check out Bottytrekks on Youtube for the video or click the link at the end of this post! The Zongo Waterfall is located about 3-4 hours from Kinshasa and about an hour and a half from Kisantu. From Kinshasa you will…

Vampa Waterfall, Kimpese, DRC

About an hour and a half from Kisantu is Vampa waterfalls (About 3-4 hours from Kinshasa, dependant on traffic). The journey to Vampa is relatively easy. On arrival at the destination, you need to leave your vehicle and walk the rest of the way. It isn’t a tough hike, although there is some excitement. Video:…