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A Man, a Villa, and a News Camera

Karl Ammann, a Swiss-born former hotelier who now lives in Nanyuki, Kenya, has built a splendid villa for rent high above the turquoise seas of the Seychelles. Few people who stay in it probably know...
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Nkwichi Lodge, Mozambique

Nkwichi Lodge hugs the eastern shore of Lake Niassa, the ninth largest freshwater lake in the world - 560 by 80 kilometers and up to 700 meters deep - and more commonly known as...

Water Bottles for the Desert

It's such a simple thing to do that most travelers probably don't even notice it. The Atacama property of explora has just joined Tswalu Kalahari and Nimmo Bay Resort in Canada in cutting down on...

Pushing Art

Long known for its collection of art, much of it by local masters, the exemplary small hotel Ellerman House in Cape Town has recently opened a gallery to showcase young and upcoming South African...

Singita Pamushana, Zimbabwe

Who They Are Singita Pamushana is situated in one of the last remaining pristine game reserves in the southeast corner of Zimbabwe, the Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve. The reserve boasts some of the greatest varieties of...

Micato Safaris

On A World Different we have, until now, focused mostly on lodges and hotels and camps that make a difference to the world, but there are others in the travel industry that do it...
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Cousine Island, Seychelles

"An island where nature thrives and man is a silent observer," is how Cousine describes itself. If the Seychelles has a name for conservation-minded tourism, Cousine Island was one of the first to lead the...

Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge, Uganda

Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is situated in Nkuringo, bordering the southwestern corner of the Bwindi National Park.  At 2,100 meters, Clouds enjoys a panoramic view of the Virunga Mountains and the Great Rift...
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The Art of Travel – It’s on the Walls

When a lodge or hotel does something good, it's often easier to see who the good things or deeds benefit, such as the luxurious Casa Gangotena's work with communities in its hometown of Quito, Ecuador....
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Nomad Tanzania

Nomad Tanzania is a small owner-run safari company, based just outside Arusha. It has an eclectic mix of 10 luxury camps spread across the country, north, west and south. Greystoke Mahale, at the foot of...

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