Nkwichi Blog

Chambo’s Charm

With his hearty, high-pitched laugh, towering figure and impeccable manners, there aren’t many guests at Nkwichi who have left not feeling charmed by Mr. Chambo. Frequently mistaken for Pattison or Patterson, Patson.

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Definitely not paddle bored!

Nkwichi now offers another activity to immerse yourself in the wonder of Africa’s 3rd largest lake; stand up paddle-boarding.

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All a-board!

After 5 years in the planning and construction, the Girls Boarding House at Cobue has finally been completed. Built with funds raised by the Manda Wilderness Community Trust (MWCT), based out of Nkwichi Lodge, the Boarding House is the area’s first, and will allow 40 girls from far-flung villages the opportunity to attend Secondary School in Cobue.

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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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An eco lodge by nature, not just by name. Thank you for a very special time.

Lou, UK, December 2014