An update from Jambo
Africa: Nyala Lodge, a brand new property and LengweÕs roads
Nyala lodge, owned by
Malawi's Jambo Africa and situated only 75km from bustling Blantyre, has
recently seen a number of key improvements, including a brand new
Conference Centre and two double story self catering units.
As well as this Jambo Africa has also added a brand new
property. The new lakeshore property boasts a swimming pool and enough room
within it to sleep 8.
The past month has also seen Jambo oversee much needed
improvements take place at Lengwe National Park thanks to a World Bank
Winter at Nyika National
Park sees an influx of wonderful wildlife ready for visitors
June brings winter in
Malawi with cold evenings and warm afternoons. The Nyika National Park is
experiencing temperatures as low as 0 degrees Celsius with frost on the
paths in the early morning. Simultaneously the landscape takes on the
golden brown look of the mid dry season. LiwondeÕs famous elephant
herds are regularly coming into the Wilderness camps and lodges in search
of food and water, giving guests some amazing close encounters, while the
leopard sightings in Chelinda are becoming more and more frequent.
As winter approaches
animals are again starting to look to the river as a source of water and
Tongole nominated for
Safari Award, airstrip to open and Kovu the Serval Cat update
The past few months
have seen a number of exciting developments from one of Malawis premium
eco-tourism ventures, the Tongole Wilderness Lodge. After a re-assessment
of Tongoles airstrip, the lodge is excited to announce its approval for
operations for 2014/15.
Tongole are also proud
to announce their nomination in the 2015 Safari Awards. A great privilage,
the nomination highlights TongoleÕs indisputable quality.
Tongole also has a
update on Kovu the Srval Cat who they rescued a number of months ago.
Robin Pope Safaris
launches exciting Lake of Stars package for festival visitors
Robin Pope Safaris have
just announced their exclusive package offering the best of their services
combined with the world-renowned Lake of Stars Festival. This 3-day
extravaganza takes place on the palm-fringed shores of the beautiful Lake
Malawi and features music, art and cultural acts from around the world.
This yearÕs event promises to be the best yet with acts such as Zone Fam,
Body, Mind and Soul and Sally Nyundo already announced.
Robin Pope SafarisÕ
package now allows you to fully immerse yourself in the culture and vibes
of the festival whilst still experiencing all the creature comforts
frequently missed at other festivals.
Malawian Style celebrate
birthday with brand new island hop tour and visit to Zambia
Malawian Style, one of
MalawiÕs fastest growing safari and adventure operators has a lot of to
celebrate this 2014 – 4 years of trading!
As well as celebrating
this great milstone, Malawian Style is also pleased to announce a brand new
island hop tour with Blue Zebra Island Lodge.
As well as this you can
read all about Malawian Styles Managing Directors exciting trip combining
Malawi and Zambia.
Malawian Style has also
released itÕs latest newsletter with evevn more Malawi news!
Majete Wildlife Reserve
introduces new Rhino calf and exciting safari by boat
The second quarter of
2014 has been a busy one for African Parks and Majete Wildlife Reserve. On
the 19th of April one of the female rhino, Cassia gave birth to a new calf bringing
the number of black rhino to fourteen in Majete. Her 2 year old sub adult
male calf has now separated from her and is on its own.
Majete is also pleased
to announce an exciting new opportunity for visitors to partake in safari
via boat. With hippos, crocs, and a mulitude of wildlife drawn to the water
enjoying a safari by boat is a great experience. A new eight seater tourism
boat has now been launched and tested, and is ready and waiting for guests.
Game Haven Lodge announce
continued growth of already impressive herd
Haven Lodge, situated in the Chimwenya Game Park, are pleased to announce
the continued growth of their already impressive game herd. After the most
recent birth, the number of Roans within the park has increased to 4, with
the other female still pregnant. Miss G, the female giraffe of the park is
also looking heavily pregnant, with her expected to give birth within the
next 3 months. With this constant growth, to what is now a 151 strong herd,
Game Haven are now exploring the possibility of relocating some of their
species to allow more space for roaming. This may include species such as
the sable, which already has a sizeable herd of 45.
introduces new staff, new chalets and launches its brand new website
The last few months
have seen lots of change at Barefoot Safaris, with new staff, new chalets,
and a brand new website – available in French, German, Portuguese and
This leading tour
operator has been running for over 15 years, and throughout this time have
driven hard to develop and expand their services and offerings to
international tourists travelling to Malawi, and its neighbours.
One of the biggest
recent developments is BarefootÕs brand new website. With a full
destination guide, itineraries, and gallery to truly tempt you, itÕs a
great resource for tourists looking for a company who can really take care
Malawi takes it coffee to
Germany with Kafrika – AfricaÕs finest coffee
Coffee plays only a
secondary role in Malawi, at least economically. Only two thousand metric
tons of coffee being grown annually. Only half of that will find its way to
other countries through exports. Overall, Malawi captures a negligible part
of the WorldÕs coffee trade. Nevertheless, coffee farmers from this small
country produce coffee of quality they should be proud of.
The team from kafrika
discovered just that: MalawiÕs fine coffee. Early in May, specialty coffee
online store Ōkafrika – africaÕs finest coffeeĶ opened its virtual
doors. The name says it all: at kafrika, the three team members Lars
Gyrvari, Hermann Sorg and Dietmar Beyer, focus 100% on African-sourced
Not discovered Malawi yet?
Malawi is a hidden gem. It is the unique combination of Landscape,
Wildlife, Lake and, the People which makes this one of AfricaÕs most
amazing countries. Safe and friendly, Malawi offers visitors a fascinating
variety of sights and experiences. The diversity of landscapes, the huge
lake and the national parks and reserves provide the foundation for the
unrivalled choice of safaris, water sports and outdoor activities on offer.
information on Malawi Tourism visit: www.malawitourism.com
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