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We have stayed in every home we feature and only recommend homes of local owners. Every host is as committed as we are to making your trip a highly personalised experience from end to end. Staying in inspiring homes of creative owners you will enjoy genuine hospitality of people who care. We have worked closely with our hosts to deliver interesting itineraries including courses and trips that make the most of their insider knowledge and connections.
A Distance Travelled Tour brings artists/makers and travellers together. Embedded in each destination is a community experience. We place a premium on working with locally owned and operated businesses and those who are as committed to a creative lifestyle as we are. Register your interest in any of the countries below and discover curated itineraries that connect you to some of the most exciting places and people on any continent.
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Lydia’s Distance Travelled is a space to connect, make and share stories. The artists homes we feature and the trips we organise, serve as inspiration for creative travellers.
Interior Designer and African Art Collector, Nana Amu, is the owner of the most stylish bed and breakfast in Accra. Her art training and extensive travel inform her unique signature ascetic.
Virginia Ryan is an Australian~Italian binational artist working in Italy and in West Africa. She has worked internationally within multiple disciplines.
Marta combines her work as a Cultural Consultant with her work as a designer. Her nomadic life inspires her to create objects that never fail to surprise with their mix of styles and influences.
Owner of ‘Sage House’ – London and Berlin, Gemma Hannah encourages guests to explore life’s transitions through story telling workshops and invigorating natural skincare courses.
Sarah Hickson – London-based photographer working in the performing arts, reportage and travel. Her images are stories from photographic assignments and projects around the world.
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