Sunbird Nkopola Lodge

PO Box 14, Mangochi, Malawi | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Mangochi

Public transport adventures

A travel blog entry by sarah85


... d easily be able to get a ride. We had a good chat along the way which turned into a proposal that I stay in town to be his girlfriend. I explained that I had to get back to the littlies! He helped me find another motorbike taxi while he persisted with his persuasion but kindly let me go and waved me up the road! The rain had made the road back to monkey bay very bumpy and once again I hung on white-knuckled and hoped the dodgy helmet would ...

Cape Maclear

A travel blog entry by sarah85


... a bit of haggling about prices (he was keen to charge triple as I'd be the only passenger!) we came to an agreement and arranged a time. I enjoyed a cheese and tomato toastie for lunch (cheese! Toast! The things I've missed!) then headed out to explore Chembe. I wandered up the main street of Chembe towards where my boat to the Mumbo Island will leave tomorrow. I really like the feel of the place here; it's not too touristy! I met a local guy named Tony as I was ...

Pay day

A travel blog entry by sarah85


... also voted for members of the social committee. The committee goes to visit staff who have something to celebrate or have suffered some misfortune, providing support, company and food. It was interesting to watch the rather complex voting system- people leaving the room, shows of hands, notes and tallies on paper! It was another scorching hot day today but I decided to brave the heat and wandered up the road to buy some mandasi. ...

English class, dance moves and wildlife encounters

A travel blog entry by sarah85


... students came running up to us to say hi and introduce herself. Her name is Jessie and she asked if she could be our friend! Of course we agreed- she dropped by OA to say hi later in the afternoon and has arranged to come by and hang out with us and the babies on sunday. We joined in with the nursery school once we got back- they have play time at the end of class so I brought along my ipad with some Wiggles/Peter Coombe classics and we had some fun ...

Village Visits

A travel blog entry by sarah85


... of women gestured angrily and yelled "private!" He continued to film which understandably upset them and one woman actually started throwing things at the car. I think he got the message. We visited another village where OA has also set up a school and were lucky enough to meet the chief- a woman! Go Malawi : ) She has donated the land in her village for the school site and in return OA provides her with one of the seed packs each year. We met another OA child and ...

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