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Canoe contest  

Canoe contest

The boat that rocked

May 4th 2010
The next leg of my rather meandering Malawian travel is dominated by a ferry down the length of Lake Malawi, from the northern "town" of Chilumba all the way to Monkey Bay close to the southern tip of the lake. The Ilala Ferry is about sixty years old and like all nautical colonial relics it was actually built back in Britain first (in this case Glasgow in 1949) before being taken apart, shipped ... read more
Africa » Malawi » Southern » Monkey Bay

Malawian Flag Established in 1891, the British protectorate of Nyasaland became the independent nation of Malawi in 1964. After three decades of one-party rule under President Hastings Kamuzu BANDA the country held multiparty elections in 1994, under a provisional... ... read more
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