Hotel Masongola

P.O. Box 98, Zomba, Malawi | Hotel

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Lunch at the SunBird Hotel on Zomba Mountain

A travel blog entry by sharonrobinson


... made some cone shaped cup things with some pieces of paper he had in his car to dump the berries into. They were delicious. I ate about 2 cups full! enough to give myself a tummy ache and the runs later on that afternoon.

When we got to the top of the mountain there was a Zomba Mountain Sunbird Hotel up there! The same hotel chain as we had visited for lunch at Lake Malawi where Dave had stayed many ...


A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen


... time for transport from Malawi and taking one of the slowest minibuses ever. We also wound up meeting up with Anna and Celia from our Mt. Mulanje trip, who also had a hell of a time getting back out back from Mulanje.

The following morning we arranged a hike along the plateau with Isaac, a well spoken and ...

Bumming around

A travel blog entry by mark_lisa_baxby


... a climb of about 600 metres to the top of the plateau. We'd been recommended a cottage owned by the central african church of Malawi costing ($15 a night). We had the cottage and kitchen so managed to cook up some treats including Chicken satay and chicken supreme!

We spent a day walking the plateau courtesy of Peter who was the caretaker of the cottage. We enjoyed fresh grown local fruits including ...

Fun & Thieving

A travel blog entry by harrietkurylec

... in a few days, but its been really fun having so many people to go out with every night after a tiring day at hospital (still doing the 8-5!). Last week we STILL had no electricity or hot water, so we went out every night as can't really do much by candlelight. Unfortunately my bank balance is suffering now but ate some great food - a nice change from the staple Malawian diet of nsima, rice, bread, samosas, chips and fried chicken. We have all ended up craving vegetables, although when ...

Trout Farm

A travel blog entry by carlos.quijano

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... one most impressive state is the home of one of the politicians.

On either side, going up the mountain, most of the forest has been cleared for farming. A great pity. Although the forests are supposed to be protected, numerous people descended the pass on foot with a load of wood on their heads. In some instances, big logs.

Lake Chiwa lies to the right, going up the pass, in the valley. Looking down at Zomba is also special. ...

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