Excellent cheetah sightings and elephant viewing at Mvuu – herds of up to 120 spotted

Guests visiting Mvuu Camp and Lodge in Liwonde National Park are being treated to excellent elephant sightings at the moment. This month, guests on boat safaris and transfers were able to see large herds of up to 120 elephants swimming across the Shire River, from the bank at Namandan

Family travel bloggers enjoy stays at Mvuu Camp and Chintheche Inn

This month, we were pleased to host travel blogger Karen Beddow and her family, who visited Mvuu Camp as part of a family holiday in Malawi. Karen Beddow is the founder of Mini Travellers, a multi award-winning family travel blog that collaborates with diverse brands, tourist boards a

Lights off, Stars on at CAWS camps during Earth Hour

On 24th March 2018, at 8.30 PM, the CAWS camp teams across Malawi participated in the annual Earth Hour switch off. Guests and team members alike joined millions of people around the world, who turned off their lights to show their commitment towards taking action against climate chan

River levels and the effect thereof in the summer rainfall season

The rainy season in Malawi is a time when greenery permeates the country and water bodies fill up. The ample supplies of fresh rainwater, give rise to a burst of life and activity. During this season, the rise in water levels of the lake, rivers and streams throughout the country allo

Interesting animal behaviour during the Green Season

Wildlife enthusiasts interested in watching animals exhibit an array of unique behavioural patterns can do just that on the Nyika Plateau and in Liwonde National Park, during the Green season. Unlike the dry season, the rainy season in Africa ushers in a shift in wildlife dynamics, wh

5 Cool things to do on safari during the Green Season

During the Green Season in Malawi, the country's key wilderness areas become full of life and energy, allowing avid wildlife enthusiasts and nature-lovers to experience the best of Malawi’s wildlife and natural heritage. Here is a list of five must-dos for guests embarking on safaris

Picturesque landscapes coupled with spectacular wildlife sightings at Nyika National Park

We have approached slightly warmer months on the Nyika Plateau and the favourable weather conditions have induced the shooting of a colourful array of flowers, as well as lush green grasses. Over the past weeks, guests visiting Chelinda Camp and Chelinda Lodge have enjoyed scenic view

Months of excellent elephant viewing at Mvuu Camp & Lodge

During the months of June and July, and throughout the dry season that followed, guests visiting Mvuu Camp and Mvuu Lodge have enjoyed spectacular sightings of Liwonde's famous elephant herds gathering along the Shire, as well multiple sightings of the gentle giants roaming about and

A cool thing to do at Mvuu – Hides in the moonlight

On 4th November this year, there will be a full moon. The 4th of November, along with the 3rd and 5th of November, will offer extremely good nighttime visibility. On these days, at no extra charge, full board guests of Mvuu Camp and Mvuu Lodge will be able to enjoy a late night visit

Sustainable travel that makes a difference – an overview of our CAWS operation

As this year's World Tourism Day calls us to focus on the theme 'Sustainable Tourism for Development,' here's an overview of how we have tried to ensure the sustainability of our CAWS operation, so as to contribute to the development of the country’s economic, social and environmental