No more PCR tests required

Madagascar lifted all Covid-related entry requirements on the 11th of August. No proof of a negative PCR test needed No more rapid tests to be completed at arrival Travelers from all countries regardless of nationality or vaccination status can enter Madagascar has earned the Safe Travels Stamp from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). The SafeTravels […]

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Best whale season ever!

We had a whale of a time in June, July August! We have seen whales almost every day, often multiple times a day. Mothers with calves and big groups enjoying the protected waters of the Bay Antongil. We have an estimated population of 5000 humpbacks in our bay every year between June and September which […]

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Flights return

🔥BREAKING NEWS🔥 Opening of Madagascars boarders. After 20 months of closed borders the day has finally come. The Malagasy government announced that the border will open for Air France and Air Madagascar flights from Europe to Madagascar from 6th November. Flights from Mauritius and Réunion already resume around 23rd October. PCR tests on arrival will […]

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Aye Aye Captain

Even the weirdest look cute at times ☺️ We consider ourself very lucky to have the rarely seen aye-aye in the MFL Rainforest Reserve. The Aye Aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) is one of he worlds most endangered animal species. In has been listet as one of the 25 most endangered primates in the world (Randimbiharinirina er […]

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Support our Masoala National Park guides with us

Dear friends, We are celebrating one year of community support! Thanks to all of you we were able to make a difference in these rather difficult times. You were last updated in January after which we have continued with food donations once a month. The families were grateful and clearly relieved that the rice deliveries […]

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New Year, New Hope

A 2020 Review

Happy New Year everyone! We hope you had a good start to 2021. We are waking up from the most unusual year we ever had as a lodge. After a year of no flights, no tourism, no income we still exist and that is amazing! ★ We managed to keep 20 staff employed during this […]

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The Gift

Happy Christmas everyone, This is our seventh newsletter since the beginning of this project in May 2020. It is a great relief and joy how this initiative has been successfully supporting our community with monthly food donations since the start of the pandemic. In our last newsletter we told you that we are low on […]

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Malagasy schools will open soon

Please find the German below the English text! Dear friends and family, Thanks to your donations and your support, we were able to carry out another food donation at the beginning of October, which supports over 200 people for one month. There is more good news from Madagascar. After six months of closure, the schools […]

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