This small town on the shores of Lake Malawi (also known as Lake Nyasa) is one of the few places on the Cairo to Cape route that attracts significant numbers of independent travellers. The nickname "Lake of 1,000 Stars" comes from the many nocturnal fishermen using paraffin lamps to lure their catch.
Nkhata Bay, Chizumulu and Likoma islands on Lake Malawi
there are no further cabs for the 1 hour journey to Nkata Bay. We manage to negotiate a shared cab and head to an ATM ...
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