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Travel Blogs from Cape Maclear
... entering Zim back at peaceful Plumtree and ensuring with officials there that we have all the correct documentation required for travel through Zim. Now, on our way out of the country, the rules must have changed. At Plumtree no one asked or told us about the "necessary" police report. The conversation goes something like this: Police: "You must have the police report. How do I know this vehicle is not stolen?" Dave: "Well, here I have a valid passport, registration and a carnet ...
... and culture while swimming and of course working on my tan! I haven't been on the lazy side every day though! I have been kayaking to the island we can see from the beach, where I went snorkeling in some amazingly clear water and got to see loads of different fish, some of which reminded me a lot of the fish we used to have in our aquarium when I was a kid. I went on a boat trip to Mambo, an secluded island a bit further out. It has one logde who leases the whole island ...
... 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.)
Though I enjoyed the festival, I never felt comfortable at the cottage. If there's one thing traveling has taught me, it's how to squirrel myself out of a bad situation. I decided to make my way to cape maclear, which is a backpacking Mecca by the shores of lake malawi roughly 130km away from the cottage. I got a lift to the junction right outside the festival, where i stuck my thumb out for a minibus. To my surprise, a nice SUV pulled up. The driver introduced himself as G ...
... townships an shops my favourite being 'Money comes money goes investments', not sure if they would get much custom in the west with that name. I'm also surpised how many buildings have fayalite dishes, run down shack with hardly a roof yet a dish is on display? At 12 we finally ...