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What On Earth is that “Siklid”?

Malawi is home to a huge variety of African Cichlids most of which can only be found in Lake Malawi. While Cichlids are best known for their striking appearance and...
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Never-ending Wanderlust

Make the most of Africa by venturing into the deepest wilderness to see some of the most majestic animals and varied wildlife this planet has to offer. We have teamed...

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7 things to do under $5

Traveling in Malawi doesn’t have to be expensive. There are plenty of free or cheap activities for the budget traveler. And guess what? Your stay at Cape Maclear won’t be...
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How to cook Fish Curry and Nsima

Food is always part of a culture. During Claudi’s – a guest of the Funky Cichlid – stay in Malawi, she met Samson, our chef at “The Funky Cichild”. She...
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Why I missed my bus

My palms were sweaty, knees weak, arms were heavy…. Hang on that’s not too original. But frustratingly true, I definitely over packed for my wee excursion around east and southern...