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Is this a good city for single people? For couples? For families? Why or why not?

Fabulous for families with kids under 10. Options start getting limited for middle and high schoolers. Seems okay for singles and couples. Nightlife is minimal, so you need to be okay with that. Most socializing takes place at people's homes. - Jul 21, 2017
This is a great family post! Couples too. It's not the best place for singles but not the worst either. - Oct 16, 2016
Lilongwe is a great city for families who are happy to make their own fun at group barbecue, swimming, camping or Saturday afternoon soccer/volleyball pick up. We don't have experience as singles but it seems like there are things to do. - Aug 2, 2015
A dream post for those with small children. The weather and large yards make for unforgettable family time outside and the friendly atmosphere in Lilongwe is a pleasant backdrop. - Sep 17, 2013
I really think it depends on your point of view. I know happy people from each category, although I think it's more of a family post. If you like to spend time at home, with friends, and exploring the country, then you'll like it. There are no movie theaters, just a few clubs and bars, but really next to no night life here. You make your own entertainment. - Sep 26, 2012
It is a great post for families, not as wonderful for singles or couples. But there are worse places. - Sep 17, 2009
Great for families with young children, since most entertainment revolves around the home. Very little constructive activity for tween and teenage children. - Jul 27, 2009