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A Long Malta Weekend

Trip planning and overview of the trip A Long Malta Weekend where I tour country 135. In the Mediterranean just south of Sicily, is an exotic island that occasionally pops up in conversation as a great vacation destination. Malta. Three main islands make up one of Europe’s and the world’s smallest and most densely populated … Continue reading A Long Malta Weekend

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Fly Business Class For Under $100

Guest Post by Kyle Zuvella, thefarawayguide.com Today I outline the greatest travel hack of this generation: how to book 35,000-feet-in-the-air luxury for a fraction of the real cost. Learn the art of credit card churning and how to fly business class for far less than what you’d pay for the same economy ticket. The flying … Continue reading Fly Business Class For Under $100

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A Drive to and Visit of Blantyre, Malawi

Driving to Blantyre from Liwonde National Park and visiting the sights of the city to conclude the The South of Africa Tour where I visit 13 new countries. After a safari in Lilongwe National Park I was headed to Blantyre, the commercial center of Malawi. I was glad to find my rental car untouched in … Continue reading A Drive to and Visit of Blantyre, Malawi

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Liwonde National Park, Malawi

Taking several safaris in the Liwonde National Park on The South of Africa Tour where I visit 13 new countries. Located on the east of the Shire River, the Liwonde National Park is famous for its diverse species of birds and animals such as antelope, elephants, crocodiles and a huge population of hippos. I had … Continue reading Liwonde National Park, Malawi

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How I Fund my Travels

“How do you fund your travels?” This questions is by far the one I get asked the most when chatting with people around the world. Everyone wants to travel, but most believe it to be prohibitively expensive and difficult. Exotic destinations become a dream that is parked on a “bucket list”, often never realized. Travel … Continue reading How I Fund my Travels

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Lake Malawi

Driving from Lilongwe to and exploring Lake Malawi with a stop at Dedza Pottery on The South of Africa Tour where I visit 13 new countries. Lake Malawi is the third largest lake in Africa and the ninth largest in the world and borders Tanzania, Mozambique, and Malawi. It is home to over 1,000 fish … Continue reading Lake Malawi

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Lilongwe Top Sights in a Day

Arriving in and visiting the Lilongwe top sights in a day tour on The South of Africa Tour where I visit 13 new countries. After a quick flight from Lusaka, I landed in Lilongwe airport. I met with Phillimon, a stocky Malawian looking very professional in a suit. His rental company, Sputnik, organized a car … Continue reading Lilongwe Top Sights in a Day

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Lusaka sights and a flight to Lilongwe

Briefly visiting the top Lusaka sights before taking a flight to Lilongwe on the South of Africa Tour. After an awful bus ride from Harare, I arrived in the Lusaka bus station where I transferred to the Radisson Blu Lusaka by taxi. That evening I relaxed and had dinner and drinks with the team from … Continue reading Lusaka sights and a flight to Lilongwe

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Harare to Lusaka on the King Lion Bus

Riding the international bus, King Lion, from Harare to Lusaka and almost getting arrested by a corrupt immigration officer at the border on The South of Africa Tour. After a brief stay in Harare at the Meikles, I was on my way to Lusaka by bus. Little did I know, I was about to experience … Continue reading Harare to Lusaka on the King Lion Bus

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Victoria Falls and Harare, Zimbabwe

Exploring tourist town of Victoria Falls and Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe on the South of Africa tour. After visiting Victoria Falls, I went with my guide Kenny to explore some other sights of the town. Victoria Falls Victoria Falls is a small tourist town with a population of 30,000 to 40,000. Started in 190, … Continue reading Victoria Falls and Harare, Zimbabwe