Visiting Rwanda? Here are must-grab souvenir ideas you can only find there

January 13, 2020 at 01:30 pm | Culture, Opinions & Features, We Tour

Ama Nunoo

Ama Nunoo | Staff Writer

January 13, 2020 at 01:30 pm | Culture, Opinions & Features, We Tour

Imigongo, Photo: wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu

Rwanda, also known as the Land of Thousand Hills, is one of Africa’s fastest growing countries.

In 2018, as a way to increase tourism, President Paul Kagame’s regime made some bold decisions like the £30 million sponsorship deal with English club Arsenal.

Visit Rwanda was plastered over all the Arsenal jersey sleeves so now more than ever, the world has its eyes on the country.

To match up to tourists trooping in, local artisans are also upping their game and manufacturing high-quality goods that are unique and mostly only available in Rwanda.

What is a vacation without purchasing a few indigenous items to remind you of the country visited?

Here are a few items worth picking up on your next trip to Rwanda.

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