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Plateaus, Havens and Bush Unicorns

It has been a busy start to the year with the team getting out and about to some of the Lodges that we haven’t been...
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On Show Nordics Trade Show

In February, I was sent to Europe once again on a whistle-stop tour to see our agents. Joining forces with the On Show team, I...
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Kumbali: from the city to the lake

Kumbali Lake Retreat Kumbali Lake Retreat is an eco-friendly lodge, nestled into the side of the Lifuwu Hill and overlooks the shores of Senga Bay...
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Improving our photography skills at Liwonde

Photography is key to conveying the beauty of a destination or a lodge, which is why a few members of our team jumped at the opportunity...
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Managing founder on the move: Kafue, Busanga, Lower Zambezi & South Luangwa

Kafue and Busanga Plains: I recently had the joy of getting back to The Kafue National Park and The Lower Zambezi National Park (twice) as...
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Is it safe to travel to Malawi?

Malawi, located in south-east Africa, borders Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique. It is a popular destination for both backpackers and worldly travellers: attracted by the lake...
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Managing founder on the move: Botswana bound

My time in South Luangwa was all too short but luckily for me, I was off to Botswana! We are always on the lookout for...
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Managing founder on the move: South Luangwa

It was an early start for my latest adventure driving from Lilongwe to Zambia for a stint in the valley to check out some new...
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Malawi – a Woman’s point of view

Malawi is a small land-locked country situated in Southern Africa. It is renowned for its Lake, that covers the majority of the country and famous...
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Malawi & Zambia: A Royally Good Honeymoon

The big day is nearly upon us, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will tie the knot at Windsor Castle on May 19. Hundreds of millions...
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Beauty from brutality – Mulberry Mongoose

Behind the scenes interviewing Mulberry Mongoose Founder, Kate Wilson –> we discover a shop less ordinary, where jewellery conceptualizes culture, community, conservation, empowerment and African...
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When to Visit Malawi

Planning a trip to the Warm Heart of Africa? But not sure when to visit? Malawi truly is an all-year destination, however, for some, November...
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Unpretentious Luxury: Kaya Mawa, Likoma Island

I don’t believe in love at first sight – but when I lifted my gaze from the boat to Kaya Mawa nestled in the bay…...
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Culinary mastery: Kaya Mawa, Africa’s best cuisine!

It’s no secret that Kaya Maya is one of the world’s most renowned romantic luxury lodges, creeping into the spotlight with ongoing praise, shining reviews...
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Liwonde and the Lake

If you could pick just one place in Malawi where would be your favourite? A question recently asked of me for my meet the team...
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Mumbo Island: Malawi’s Rustic Paradise

Waking up to the gentle crashing of waves, birds chirping & bugs humming as the wind rustles through trees and fallen leaves. The smell of...
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Discover Tribal Textiles & take Zambia home

At Malawian Style, we are proud to share the culture of Malawi and Zambia and we are always looking for ways to support local enterprises...
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The Safari Goer: Must Have Gear

Your safari is booked and you are weeks away from the adventure of a lifetime, but… you’re unsure what to pack? Have no fear, we...
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Malawi, The Warm Heart of Africa!

Malawi, Malawi? What is it? Where is it? If you’re planning your next holiday in the Warm Heart of Africa you will (almost) certainly face these...
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Did you know? 10 Facts about Malawi

Malawi is a beautiful country that offers so much to visitors. This landlocked country provides an ever-changing and diverse landscape. With that comes an array...
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Our Top 10 Romantic Places in Malawi

Malawi might not be on the top of the list when thinking of romantic holidays or honeymoons but it could surprise you! The Warm Heart...
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Getting Ready for Your Safari

A safari trip is a one-of-a-kind experience, but just like any other vacation, proper preparations are necessary. In a previous post we’ve shared some travel...

Why is it Expensive to Travel to Africa?

“That is very expensive!”, “Oh I didn’t expect this price”, “Are you sure of the quotation?”, this is the kind of reaction we often have...
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From Sunrise To Sunset – Our Favourites In Malawi

At Malawian Style we love sunrise and sunset and here, in Malawi, they are exceptional! It happens everyday, twice a day and it is always...
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Malawi Travel Advice: visa, vaccination, money

When you think holidays you think packing, booking a flight, accommodation and sun cream, what you may not consider is administration and health procedure. Visa,...
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Mount Mulanje Infographic

Following our adventure to the summit of Mount Mulanje, Sapitwa, we created an infographic to help you reach Central Africa’s highest point. Scroll down and...
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Tips and Tricks to reach Sapitwa (and make the most of your Mulanje hike)

Planning to climb Mount Mulanje? Dreaming to reach Sapitwa peak? Wishing to hike Central Africa’s highest summit? This is a very good choice, Mulanje is...
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Wildlife Reserves of Malawi

Malawi hosts many national parks but also 4, less known wildlife reserves. These reserves show the natural beauty of Malawi. And are a perfect way to...
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Exploring Zomba

As we wound through the streets of Zomba town centre, we were all on the lookout for these much talked about colonial buildings. The market...
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Malawi National Parks: 5 Parks, 5 Experiences

Not only is Malawi the warm heart of Africa but also one of the most beautiful and compact countries in Africa. Malawian National Parks are...
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The secret of 24 hours relaxation which feels like a week’s holiday, uncovered!

And it is called Kumbali Retreat Lodge! Fortunately and unfortunately we were lucky enough to spend some time in this wonderful peaceful place which rightly...
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A Night in Kuti

On the road to Kuti we were surprised by the tall grass on both sides of the bumpy road. We really were heading into the...
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First Steps in Malawi

  The first time I landed in Malawi, I closed my eyes. Yes, I just arrived in the warm heart of Africa. I was about...
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New Volunteer Programme

Volunteer Adventure Programme Fancy having a bit of a break to experience something different? Come and join us in Malawi on our 6-week volunteer and...
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Calling All Scuba Divers to Malawi

So why dive Lake Malawi? Easy access to dive sites, no tides, no major currents, no salt water. Warm, fresh clear water. Abundant fish, fascinating...
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A Lonely Planet Account of Malawi

  In travel, it doesn’t get much better than an accolade from Lonely Planet. This year Malawi was voted no.5 ‘Best in Travel’ and the...
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Majete Wildlife Reserve Lions

On August 24th 2012, three lions, Shire (female), Chimwala (male) and Sapitwa (male) were released into the Mkulumadzi Lodge area at Majete Wildlife Reserve. Taken...
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Mozambican Collection

We are so excited to introduce to our friends the ‘Mozambican Collection’. Unpretentious, yet meaningful, each of these islands have been selected because of it’s...
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Getting to Malawi Just Got Easier

Flights run by Kenya Airways have increased to 10 per week into Malawi; a sign no doubt that Malawi’s tourism boom isn’t going unnoticed. The...
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A Lake Malawi Sailing Marathon

This year the Lake Malawi Sailing Marathon will celebrate its 30th anniversary, and as flocks of adrenaline-junkies arrive at the lake to take part, it’s...
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A Great Time of Year to See Victoria Falls

As rainy season draws to a close, the masses of spray rising from the fallen water subsides just enough so that the full width of...
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Malawian Style is Hiring

We are not currently hiring! However, if you are interested in a career at Malawian Style, you are more than welcome to email us and...
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Join our Facebook Page

Malawi is our home – is it yours? Join our Facebook Community! We are always posting last minute deals and the goings on in Malawi...
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Malawian Style Travel Diary

It’s important to us to experience the lodges first hand so some of the Malawian Style Team ventured to the stunning Liwonde National Park to...