Malawi is without a doubt the gem of Africa. This slim Rift Valley country is off the tourist trail and this is unfortunate. It has much to offer, from varied landscapes – rift mountains, lush valleys, tea plantations, game, a remarkable inland lake, spectacular high plateaux to a little known yet powerful link with Scotland. It is also an extremely safe destination.
My cover story in the November 9 issue of Fairfax Media’s The Sydney Morning Herald Traveller/Melbourne Age Traveller describes the country and its warm-hearted people. You can read it online at:
Here’s the print story: