Back to the bush with the Shire River Trail in Liwonde National Park

We recently conducted the Shire River Trail for a group of guests at Mvuu Camp and Lodge. The trail is a three-day trek spanning across 30kms of scenic floodplains and Miombo woodlands. Starting at the foot of the Nafiulu Hills, leading up to a 23km hike, and ending with a 7km walk al

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

‘J&B – A memorable squeeze for three’ a Q&A with Kate

Kate Moore from the Lilongwe Wildlife Trust and her family, recently stayed at the J&B chalets at Mvuu Camp in Liwonde National Park. The chalets were refurbished last year and here’s what Kate had to say about her trip and stay at the chalets:

CAWS Birding Weekend in Liwonde

An article from the WESM newsletter titled 'Bird Fest in Liwonde' by David Scott offers an interesting account of the weekend. Click through to read the article which was written and shared by David Scott:

Mvuu guests treated to a Green Season birding weekend

Last month, we treated our Mvuu Camp & Lodge guests to an exciting Green Season birding weekend, where an array of birding safaris were conducted to explore the numerous bird species that inhabit Liwonde National Park during the rains. During the much-loved Green Season, Liwonde Natio

Five useful Travel Tips for CAWS guests

We are pleased to feature extracts from ‘50 best Travel Tips from 10 years of Travel’, an article by Jane Rogers that covers a wide range of practical travel tips and advice. Here's a list of 5 travel tips that we thought were relevant and useful for our travelers and guests.

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