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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... on the 'high end' side of the hotel instead of that where the party was going one. This was family day that afternoon, and having the nice sandy beach was great for the families and children. The other beach is very rocky and a bit mucky. I remember sinking in up to my knees in a few spots 2 years before, and wondering if I would get Bilharzia, also know as Shistosomiasis. (A fever from a small parasite usually found near the reeds and mud.)
... as he continued to wave. While driving, he turned to me and asked if we could make a 10-15min pitstop. I said sure, and before I knew it, I found myself smack in the middle of a Malawian funeral. I was the only foreigner there, and was underdressed in a t-shirt and shorts. Malawians find the latter amusing since only young boys wear shorts. Needless to say, I got some amusing looks. Life and death is unique in every culture, especially in this continent. It was a catholic ...
... to the machine. Kip agreed that he would stop so that those who didn't find it could get money out. Unfortunately he forgot to mention that Saturday is half day and the Standard bank to get our money was undergoing repairs to their ATM's. After 20 minutes walking up and down the road we were told 'your on your own'. Great so 2 nights with less than 20,000 for food drink and optional activities. Lunch today was at ...
... put Aussie Jo to bed, hilarious! It was the first time that we had shared a room on our own and it was definitely worth the wait, Jess is really confident and can definitely back it up, I have to make sure I'm on top of my game otherwise I'm history. Then Jess decided at around 4am that she needed a drink, so out I went and I managed to acquire a bottle of water from the bar, probably a better idea then the water I drank from the toilet block whilst looking for Jess's ...
... in Malawi!!
(Maybe she has a bit of princess in her then!!) It was great to meet
Nom and find out more about Malawi, hopefully we will meet again,
maybe in London???
The next day we headed to Cape Maclear,
this ended up taking all day!! Malawian transport is so slow and
frustrating!!!!!!!!! Anyhow, we got there safe and sound but very
tired. We pitched up not feeling too impressed with the campsite, Fat
Monkeys. With this, ...