Nkwichi Blog

The Lake Fly Burger

Confounding many visitors to the shores of Nkwichi are the exploding plumes of smoke which often appear on Lake Malawi, hovering above the water hinting at distant fires. It’s always a pleasure to see the look of surprise, mixed with either delight or disgust, when the guests are informed that the smoke is actually vast clouds of lake flies, known locally as Nkungo.

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For Lovers of Africa

Many people who return to Africa may struggle to explain why exactly they come back. But they know with a certainty that each year, no other destination will offer quite the same excitement. What is it about Africa that makes you want to return?

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A wonderful stay and end to our honeymoon.. The Starbed was one of our highlights – such a memorable experience.

Laura & Guillaume, UK, October 2014