City of Stars Festival in Lilongwe proves that there is more to Malawi than poverty, HIV and the lake

Lilongwe is not a scenic city, and not one where tourists linger for very long. Lilongwe in September is hot and dry, and characterized by the terracotta-brown dirt which dominates everything that isn’t paved, built up or landscaped. There is nothing very attractive about this sleepy capital city and it certainly is not the ideal […]