Blantyre

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Blantyre, Malawi

Malawi’s second largest city and commercial capital, Blantyre was founded in the latter half of the 19th century (pre-dating Nairobi and Johannesburg), and takes its name from the town in south Lanarkshire where David Livingstone was born.

Self-drive holiday in South Africa

Thank you for organising such a wonderful holiday. From the start to the finish it exceeded all expectations.

Beth and Phil

Accommodation

Ryalls Hotel

Ryalls is a four-star hotel originally built in the 1920s by an Englishwoman to cater for travellers on the Cape to Cairo route. It was the most famous hotel in Blantyre for many years and still retains its historic importance in the city.

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Botswana Safari

Dear Clare, we have been back a week and thought we would say the safari surpassed all our expectations.

Ken and Jenny