Malawi: Border Crossing

Total Time: 5 days

Exchange Rate: 1 dollar= 280 Malawian kwacha

Cost of a Typical Dinner:  750 kwacha for salty meat, sauce, veggies and nsima

Number of Cities Visited: 3

Favorite Place: Kande Beach

Least Favorite Place: Lilongwe

Places to Visit Next Time: Niyika National Park

Best Food:  Dinner at the Chief’s.  Although, as a comfort food, a cheese toasty is a close second.

Worst Food:  Sorry Mr. Frank, too much salt for us.

Most Popular Saying: “Free to look!”

Time it Took to Swim to Island in Lake Malawi: 30 minutes

Time it Took Joshua to Convince me to Swim to Island: 1 hour 30 minutes.  P.S. Nothing on the island of note.

Cost of Medicine Required Because we Swam to Island: $20, Bilharzia is not cheap.

Added Weight to our Backpacks in Wood Products: 20lbs…Thanks Aunt Sue!

Award: Most friendly people…ever.

National Beer: Carlsburg, 100 year contract.  Cost about $1 each.

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