SEEKING THE LITTLE PEOPLE
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Our plans today are to see the drawings, or rock art created hundreds of years ago on the ceiling of caves in the Dedza area of Malawi. The people who completed the drawings were lost to history and we want … Read More

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TRAVEL – MZUZU TO THE TANZANIA BORDER
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Leaving Mzuzu and Traveling North Pulling out of Mzuzu, the capital city of northern Malawi, at 3 PM on the M1, our driver quickly drops the visor to shield his eyes from the afternoon sun. It is the African sun, … Read More

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THE ROAD TO THE LAKE
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Kamuzu International Airport to Senga Bay   Back in America it seems every time we get into a car the trip we take is always meant to focus on reaching a particular destination, and while the destination is important it … Read More

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SOUNDS OF THE NIGHT
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Darkness in Liwonde  Somewhere in the distance, from the safety of the Shire, a hippo snorts a warning not to intrude on his territory. Nearby other hippos slowly change course, as do two half submerged crocodiles gliding silently downstream in … Read More

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RACING THE NIGHT
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Light Begins to Disappear Near Sunset, Central Malawi … We had gotten a late start from our southern base, and were still too far from the capital as the sun challenged us to a race against the darkness. Here were … Read More

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LILONGWE – MALAWI’S CAPITAL
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Malawi’s Capital City What was once a traditional trading center and sleepy fishing village on the banks of the Lilongwe River, Lilongwe has wafted into a dynamic, vibrant commercial, government and national center of activity for the nation of Malawi. … Read More

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TRAVELING IN A DEATH TRAP
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Lilongwe, Malawi … It is no wonder the Nation Newspaper carried an editorial questioning whether the government should ban some of the mini-van buses from the roads. The problem is not with all mini-vans, but rests with a segment of … Read More

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“NOW THAT IS REALLY HARD”
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Preparing Meals the Hard Way   Dedza, Malawi … It is one thing to observe. However, Suzi Stephens, Medical Director for the Malawi Project, is not one to remain an observer for long. In this case she got into the … Read More

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