Nkwichi Blog

Bank Mukhonde

Three years ago a government scheme called Bank mu Nkhonde (which translated means Veranda Bank) was launched in Mozambique. In July 2015, it hit the shores of Lake Niassa (also known as the Lake of Stars), and its sensational popularity has wowed many villages along this glorious coast. Essentially a micro-loan scheme with a Mozambican twist – Mozambicans love to do things differently! – it provides a catalyst for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.
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The African Rains

Is there anything so beautiful as Africa during its rainy season? It’s a time when nature blooms and mushrooms. The earth soaks up every downpour and deluge, turning browns to greens and hazy days to crystal clear horizons.

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FROM THE BLOG...

SUP Away

Stand up paddleboarding is one of the fastest growing water sports in the world and for good reason; it’s a fun way to play on the water! And there’s no better place to practice than the beautiful blue waters of Nkwichi.

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Thanks so much to all the staff for creating the most romantic holiday ever.

Matthew & Sarah, South Africa, April 2015