People travel for many reasons based on their interests, budget and schedule: African Jungle Adventures – the number one Tours and travel Safari Company in Uganda and Rwanda managed to come up with the following views based on the interviews done from 50 travelers (our clients).
We managed to interview 50 of our clients who traveled with us in 2015 and we discovered that, to some people, traveling is a culture which is a must done! Most of the tourists from European countries consider traveling as part of their culture and they put it on budget.
Some travelers told us that, they travel to overcome stress – travelers move to new place to reduce on the stress cause by staying in one area. Some decide to leave behind people who cause stress to join new fiends in new areas.
For Education – some people travel for study purposes – students move to new places to study about relief, drainage, and vegetation among others. Some move to Rwanda and Uganda to research about Gorillas, chimpanzees among others. Others simply carry out fieldwork studies. For gorilla researchers, they mostly book a 3 day gorilla safari to Bwindi Impenetrable forest in Uganda or Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda depending on their budget. There are gorilla gorilla groups reserved for research.
For enjoyment – some travelers told us, they move to enjoy tourist activities like Gorilla trekking in Uganda and Rwanda, Chimpanzee trekking in Uganda and Rwanda, game drives, water rafting, boat trips, birding, Hot Air trips, Mountaineering among others.
To take photographs – most of them travel to capture photos of the interesting features like the Virunga Volcanoes in Uganda, Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo, Gorillas, Chimpanzees, birds, water bodies among others.
To make new friendship – some travel to look for new lovers, friend and so on. It is noted that, some travelers decide to look for sex partners else where out side their mother land. Some travel to look for marriage partners while others do travel to increase on the number of friends.
Some people go for vacations to spend their – leave- after long working period. At the end of year or after some period of time, employers give their workers resting period known as leave to enable them relax their minds before coming back to resume serious work. So they plan to spend their leave on the safari.
Visiting relatives – some people travel to visit relatives or loved ones after long time with out seeing each other.
For discovery – love for adventure, some travelers decide to move to discover new areas, features, opportunities and so on.
For business reasons – some people travel to discover new places to invest their monies, look for jobs among other opportunities.
Expenditure: Some people are too loaded with money and their problem is spending so, they decide to release their huge sacks of money through spending on the safari.
Leisure: Some people travel for leisure, mark some important events like birth day, honey moon, anniversaries among others.
Advancement in age – some old people decide to reach new places before death in other words, they tray to summarize life – do not quote me wrong – this does not mean that young people do not die and we have seen young ones die before the old – we have seen cases when children die and leave parents live – though this is among the worst experiences in life but death is compulsory.