Malawi Tourist Traps

  • Transport from Monkey Bay to Cape Maclear
    Transport from Monkey Bay to Cape...
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  • Small fish, a typical Malawian dish
    Small fish, a typical Malawian dish
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Malawi Tourist Traps

  • Money Scams

    In the markets often times the venders will take american dollars. But the thing is the American dollars are worth more then the local currency. They will try and throw you off by trying to combine money curencies. Try to keep in mind the currency exhange rate, and stick to one currency. Dont start using two or even worse three!! Just remember...

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  • The witch doctor

    One of the days we went to a local village to visit the witch doctor! It was quite an amusing performance, with drums and dance. Not very convincing, though, it was very clear to us that this was something they were doing for money, trying to sell us all kinds of herbs that would cure us for just about everything. We were followed by hords of kids...

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  • Monkey Bay...

    Monkey Bay itself is not worth stopping at unless you have to. It has no beach, and the accomodation here is dodgy to say the least.... It is best to head straight for Cape Maclear for the great beaches and watersports. Have a walk around town Go straight to Cape Maclear!

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  • Nkhata Bay is an absolute...

    Nkhata Bay is an absolute tourist trap. If you enjoy drinking and hanging out with foreigners, thisis the place to go! Truth is, I had a great time there...I needed a week to drink and hang out withforeigners! Just be careful not to get stuck there. Some people had been there for 2 months ormore, and showed no sign of leaving. Curios are very...

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