Gecko Lounge

Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cape Maclear

Malawian Paradise

A travel blog entry by shaunandlouise on Jul 11, 2014

2 comments, 30 photos

... br> tasty food which we sampled throughout our time there. We hired a
kayak for a few hours and paddled around an island opposite the lake.
We saw loads of fish eagles high up in the trees. We spent quite a
bit of time with two girls called Camilla and Elizabeth who were also
travelling Africa (a rarity! Not volunteers or expats!). They were
from the US and Denmark. They gave us loads of tips for South Africa
and this has made us even more ...

Malawi - Cape Maclear

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Nov 27, 2013

25 photos

... MK 800 but it was too late. We could have gone with them paying the normal price or even a little bit more but since they were trying so much to rip us off they finally lost their clients.

While we were driving to Cape Maclear the driver whose name was Pete told us about different accommodations in town. He was a really nice guy that moved there to help his daughter set up her new business as well as spend his retirement in a bit more active way.
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Cape Maclear - Lake Malawi National Park

A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen on Aug 11, 2013

4 comments, 14 photos

... first night and then were joined by Tanja from Denmark. There are lodges throughout the lake shore and to access the different parts of the lake you walk through the village or right along the beach.

Cape Maclear is a working fishing village, but they are used to tourists. The lake is filled with fishing boats and the markets are filled with fish that are being dried and stinking up the village. It was interesting to have the public beaches next to the ...

Monkey Bay - Mufasa Backpackers

A travel blog entry by africaadventure on Aug 09, 2013

1 photo

... ready to throw a punch. It turns out, in his craziness, he thought we were Americans (as most people do) and that a touch to my lily white face might be his ticket to America. It was such an invasion of space, despite being crammed between people on all sides, an intentional touch to the face is different, personal. We calmed down, realizing again we had no place to move to and the rasta got off at the next stop. The kids behind didn't let it ...

Trust me about the sunscreen

A travel blog entry by alexobt on Jul 29, 2013

... stoned on Malawian weed even I am able to run mental rings around them, managing to persuade them I've already done their boat tour the day before. It also makes them refreshingly honest. When a friend handing over money to buy a painting asks if they gave a better price to the last tourist, the guy replies "yes" ...

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