Blantyre

Malawi

Back to Malawi

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.

Botswana Family Safari

Many thanks for arranging such a memorable trip for us.

Stephen and family

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.

Read more

Madagascar Honeymoon

Very well informed and organised, made the difference over other operators.

Gareth and Nicola