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Stories and Tips Malawi

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Malawi, a Small Corner of Africa

Written by ThisOldHag on 11 Jul, 2005

Driving my Land Cruiser from Lilongwe, heading towards Monkey Bay, which is at the foot of Lake Malawi, I became aware of passing more people on a more frequent basis the higher I got in the Dedza mountains. Curiosity got the better of me and…Read More


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Markets at day, bongo drums at night

Written by matttan on 15 Oct, 2002

During the day, there are a bunch of local guys outside the campsite trying (sometimes over-vigourously) to sell you their wares. Take a look - some of them are really good! Particularly worth considering are the Malawi chairs - a pretty unique wooden…Read More


Village tour

Written by matttan on 15 Oct, 2002

Ask the chief's son to take you for a tour of the town (best if pre-arranged). You can find out a lot about the history of the local tribe, the town progression to chief, and so on. Visit a church (the majority of…Read More


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