Malawi is a country of it’s own style and character.
One can say it’s a poor country with poor facilities but she has a lot of talent, a lot of resources and the currency is not too bad compared to other active African countries.
Malawians are humble, kind, patient and they are still stuck to their old ways of living and keeping their culture.
They prefer to work hard with their own hands to earn a living.
People in Malawi farm, they sell stuff such as water, food and clothing on the streets.
People prefer to drink their home made alcohol within the ghettos where they gather randomly in the streets.
Have you ever heard about “Lake of Stars?”. If it doesn’t ring a bell in your head, then this is your chance to know it.
The Lake of Stars is one of the world most beautiful lake which is in Malawi, and it is called “Lake Malawi“, but formerly known as Lake Nyasa (former name of lake malawi).
The beautiful Lake of Stars ( Lake Malawi ) has lots of beaches, lodges, villages and backpackers. It has numerous and affordable accommodation to tourists and visitors.
There are few interesting things about Lake Malawi, one of them is the beautiful Island known as “Likoma Island”. I know for sure that you who is reading this have seen or visited many Islands in the world, but Likoma Island located in the waters of Lake Malawi is exceptionally beautiful, no wonder thousands of people pour-in every year to see it.
Likoma Island is located in the north-east of Malawi Lake ( Lake of Star ), and the area it covers is 18 km². The mode of mode of transportation there is by steam boat which navigates Malawi Lake.
You can also find smaller boats like MV Chambo and MV Malunji, they navigate through Likoma and Chizumulu, Nkhata Bay and also between Likoma and Cobue in Mozambique transporting tourist, visitors and traders.
The Likoma Island is one among the best tourist destination in Malawi today, and you can find hotels, lodges and backpacker hostels which are usually based on ecotourism principles.
The Likoma Island is mostly covered by beautiful green grassland, villages on steep cliffs, and a huge amount of baobab trees. The shallow and clear waters are good for snorkeling, swimming, diving and surfing.
Likoma Island is tropical paradise where you can relax, enjoy and forget your worries, with beautiful view of Kaya Mawa and the southern coast of Likoma Island.
It is famous for its warm waters with rare and diverse marine life with different types of fish in different colours and sizes and even shapes. You will find campsites and beach parks around the whole Island if you intend to camp.
Visit Likoma Island today, get to try the vast fresh seafood, Malawi cuisines and discover a new perspective. Come and witness the majestic pleasures of Lake of Stars ( Lake Malawi ), and the Likoma Island and witness your own distinctive pleasures.