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TripAdvisor Reviews Mumbo Island Cape Maclear
Travel Blogs from Cape Maclear
... 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 ...
A day doing nothing. Awoken by Annie what sounded like her searching for and then eating a bag of crisps. Attempted to walk into the village before being accosted by 8 village men wanting to show us round. After 15 minutes we (Derek Angela stu Jessie and steff) were all mentally exhilarated and decided to head back to camp. We discussed snorkaling ...
Awake at 4.38 in desperate need if a toilet I arose to spot 4 other trunks betwee me and where I thought the toilet block was. The loud sound of the lake kept me and everyone else awake so breKfast was on time got a change. A 7am leave meant we left after half 7. Our first view stop overlooking the lake wa disappointing due to the sun but a couple of kids came to say 'Jambo' within 10 minutes there were around 15 ...