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Travel in Malawi is especially safe compared with many other destinations, and most crime is confined to petty theft. Although there are few paved roads, the system of tarmac roads is strategically placed to make travel easy from city to city, traversing beautiful countryside and moving easily through trading centers and past mud-hut African villages that remain captured in time just as they 100 years ago. International flight connections are easily available for flights into Blantyre and Lilongwe daily, and smaller regional and local flights arranged for a number of smaller airports. Read more about travel in Malawi

MALAWI’S NORTHERN CITY – MZUZU

Less than seventy-five years ago the name Mzuzu was associated only with a stream that ran through the rural countryside of the northern region of…

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Homes in the Zomba community

MALAWI’S OLD CAPITAL – ZOMBA

Until 1975 the southern city of Zomba was the capital of the nation. Although the capital was moved north to Lilongwe after the departure of…

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POWER OF SUGGESTION – ELEPHANT ROCK

The power of suggestion has a tremendous influence on us. When spending time in one of Malawi’s game parks straining your eyes to quickly pick…

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THAT PLACE IS “JUST NEAR”

Mponela, Malawi … Mission work is difficult. The work is hard enough, but when one makes it cross-cultural, it adds a whole new dimension to…

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TYPICAL TRADING CENTER – MPONELA

When one thinks of African Trading Centers it is not hard to imagine them in the heart of the sub-Sahara, and when one travels to…

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THE LAKE OF MANY NAMES

It carries three names, perhaps even four, depending on the country in which you are standing, and the time in history to which you refer.…

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Tree with sausages tied to the branches

TREE THAT GROWS SAUSAGES

Liwonde Game Park, Malawi … The Land Rover inched to within a few dozen feet of the tall tree, then stopped. The driver began to…

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NEWSLETTER FACES CULTURAL SHIFT

The Differences in Culture are Many Indianapolis Indiana –  There are a large number of cultural differences between western nations and Africa, and that is…

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KUDUS IN MALAWI PARKS

Member of Antelope Family When discussing Malawi one can assume this question will be asked, “Are there wild animals in Malawi?” The answer is, “Yes,…

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TRAVEL TO MALAWI? IS IT SAFE?

Plan Ahead for Safety When this question arises many people immediately think of person-on-person crime. Lonely Planet has referred to Malawi as, “one of the…

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