From the moment that Lonely Planet named Malawi as one of its Best in Travel Top Countries for 2022, this iconic travel publisher began curating some inspirational content about the Warm Heart of Africa. Now, as we head towards the final quarter of the year, there is a veritable treasure trove of Malawi information and articles to be explored on their website.
Lonely Planet’s Malawi portal (lonelyplanet.com/malawi) begins with a great overview of what makes this African gem so exciting as an emerging tourist destination:
After a collection of pages covering Malawi’s ‘Must see’ Attractions (over 50 of them!) – Lonely Planet move on to a wonderful set of articles (lonelyplanet.com/malawi/articles) written this year to inspire visitors to give Malawi a try:
For anyone drawn to nature and outdoor adventures, Malawi is a wonderful destination. Here are the best things to do there.
Start planning an epic trip to Malawi with our guide to the country’s best scenery, cities, natural wonders and wildlife parks.
This guide to Malawi’s national parks and reserves can help you experience the best of the country’s thrilling array of landscapes and wildlife.
Discover the most beautiful road trips in Malawi, from the wide Shire River in the south to the zigzag route to Livingstonia in the north.
From the Shire River and the woodlands of Zomba plateau to the escarpment at Livingstonia and the dense Viphya Forest, these are the best hikes in Malawi.
Last but not least, the practical side of a Malawi visit is covered with a great Planning Toolkit covering how to get around, when to visit, visa requirements, how to travel on a budget, and much more.
It’s very clear that Malawi has truly charmed Lonely Planet (as it does everyone who gives it a chance!), and that the Warm Heart of Africa has a quite astonishing variety of activities and attractions for its visitors.
So, when are you planning your visit?
In this inspiring blog, we hear from Max White who recently spent time in Malawi working with Lilongwe Wildlife Trust on one of their volunteer programmes arranged through The Explorers Against Extinction's Young Explorers Programme.
In this blog by Stephanie Parker of African Budget Safaris, we take a look at some of Malawi's finest attributes with some stunning photography that truly encapsulates the beauty of this undiscovered African gem.
In response to popular demand, Airlink are adding a fourth weekly frequency on their Johannesburg-Lilongwe route with the introduction of a Saturday flight from 16 December 2023.
We're delighted to share this blog by Sarah Kingdom as she takes a look at the self-driving adventures to be had in Malawi.
Orbis DMC, previously known as The Responsible Safari Company, have released their latest newsletter with plenty of updates on a very busy month for the Malawi based tour operation.
Fishermans Rest, an organisation in Malawi that do excellent work in local communities, whilst also running a lodge and a range of cultural activities for guests, have some exciting news regarding their Tree Project.
Land and Lake Safaris, one of Malawi's longstanding tour operators offering some of the best experiences in the country, have released their latest newsletter with some inspiration to convince you to make your way to the Warm Heart of Africa!