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Kilimanjaro’s Five Botanic Worlds

Kilimanjaro’s Five Botanic Worlds

As you climb to the summit of Kilimanjaro you enter through the rainforest and ascend to an arctic icecap. To pass through these divergent worlds you need to be as adaptable as the plants and trees…

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ANTI-GRAVITY

ANTI-GRAVITY

Forget the easy pleasures of money, power and fame. Instead, imagine if you could levitate.

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CURIOUS COLLECTIONS

Whether you have a thing for toilets or Pez dispensers, there’s a good chance there’s a museum out there, or one in the works, where you can go and geek out.

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TINKU: IN PRAISE OF PACHAMAMA

In Tinku, there are no belts to be earned and you can’t buy a ticket to a fight. This form of ritual conflict has remained the same for centuries and may be the last uncommercialized martial art.

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PRISON PROVISIONS, GRAVEYARD GRUB, AND MORE

PRISON PROVISIONS, GRAVEYARD GRUB, AND MORE

Eating out of toilets; dining with the dead; waiters serving a life sentence. Restaurateurs find success in pushing the limits and testing your gag reflex.

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