Travel Blogs from Blantyre
... for a mini-bus and maybe we can find a donor or make it a Good Works project. It is definitely needed.
Gracious and Loney had to leave mid-day to get things ready for the Passover service. Also, Lewis Salawila came by as well as Dennis and Flora Chinangua. Lewis is treasurer and accountant for LifeNets. He has a taxi service and runs a 16 seater van that he does use to help for people to get to church.
... us. We know the Mpilangwe's well and were glad to get to know Osborn and Grace Liyao. He works for MBC Malawi Broadcasting and is writer for radio news that goes on the air. He is a very intriguing person and I appreciated the opportunity to get to know him better.
Tomorrow we will be holding church services at 11 am at the Malawi Postal Conference Center in the Chichiri area of the city of Blantyre.
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... buffet with omelletes and pancakes. We did not stay as nicely as this with the Lukers last year, but the deeply discounted room including a fabulous breakfast is a wonderful blessing. We are paying no more than a modest guest house.
At 11 am Lewis arrived with his brother Yamikani (meaning "Thankful") and he drove us around for the rest of the day.
One of our stops was Lewis's father Elifazi Salawila who was a pastor ...
... Then we see a kiosk that wraps all SAA passengers baggage in plastic. FREE! In the interior of the terminal they were doing it for $6 a bag. SAA does it free. It's done. In the airline magazine we read later that because more than 3000 bags were broken into in 5 months of last year at this airport, SAA is offering free wrapping. We even tried to tip the wrapper, but he wouldn't take our money. SAA has tried to limit ...
... so a few days without thinking about my to-do list sounds like bliss.
I am not tired of living in Malawi but at the same time I'm starting to miss home. If only I could come home for a few days and then be right back here! I'm trying to focus on living in the present rather than planning the next phase of live after my trip. Time is going by quickly so I am choosing to enjoy there here and now!
Post your questions and comments! I know I didn't give a ton of details this ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking