Tag Archives: Lake Malawi

Cape Maclear

After a most enjoyable time spent in Monkey Bay – the less touristy side of the peninsular – we headed over to Cape Maclear. Our initial interaction was with the guide touts we met outside the entrance to the Lake … Continue reading

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Skirting the shores of Lake Malawi

Our southwards exploration of Lake Malawi continued the next morning.  Our ultimate destination was Cape Maclear, located on a peninsular on the southern tip of Lake Malawi. We stopped briefly in Dwangwa to stock up on provisions at Metro Cash … Continue reading

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On reaching Lake Malawi

After chilly temperatures in Nyika, we were starting to feel like we were enduring another UK summer, rather than savouring a Malawian winter.  Also, after 2 weeks in Malawi, we still hadn’t reached the shores of Lake Malawi – criminal!  … Continue reading

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Trekking northwards in Malawi

Anyway, after leaving Lilongwe, we made our way north for 3 days.  Our first night, we stopped at Luwawa Forest Lodge on the edge of Viphya Plateau.  The lodge is the old rest house for the logging operation, but has … Continue reading

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