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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A Sky Full of Stars

With no light pollution for many miles around, Nkwichi’s beach is perfect for stargazing. Gazing at the stars while sitting around a campfire inevitably leads to everybody sharing stories. This is a story that was told that I can not help but sharing with you.

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It is not quite the end of the world but it can be seen from here. It seemed to us to be in heaven..

Felix & Margaret, Germany, September 2014