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South America

The continent of South America is a hugely popular destination for tourists. The legendary ruins of Machu Picchu, the mighty Amazon jungle and the amazing wildlife of the Galapagos islands make South America a fascinating continent to visit. Our tours focus on Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia, with our group tours covering highlights like the Salar de Uyuni salt flats, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, the Inca Trail, the Amazon and the Galapagos Islands.

Photo Showcase – Top 8 things to do in Chile

  Spanning half the length of South America, Chile is as varied as it is long with one of the world’s driest deserts in the north and the gigantic glacial fields of Patagonia in the south. In this week’s photo … Continue reading

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Into the Amazon

  Encompassing 1.4 billion acres and spread across nine nations, the Amazon is the largest tropical rainforest in the world. With unparalleled biodiversity, rich waterways and indigenous settlements, it cannot fail to inspire. Here is our pick of the best … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Rio

  With the much-anticipated World Cup just around the corner, all eyes are on Rio. This week’s video pick offers a glimpse at this energetic fast-paced Brazilian city through a compilation of colourful time-lapse shots. This short video really showcases … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Easter Island Adventure

  Today marks the start of Easter Weekend, a time of year that means something different to everyone, whether its chocolate bunnies and decorated eggs, or a time of remembrance. While this week’s video pick may not have a whole lot … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – In Bolivia

  The landlocked country of Bolivia is a land of superlatives – it’s South America‘s highest, most isolated nation and boasts some of the world’s driest and saltiest natural landscapes. La Paz, ‘ the city that touches the clouds’, is … Continue reading

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Join the party at Rio Carnival

  Every year Rio de Janeiro is home to the mother of all carnivals, when the streets of the city erupt into a vibrant display of colour as thousands of people flock to join the celebration. Now in full swing, … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Trails to Titicaca

  Miles Walker recently returned from an amazing Christmas and New Year trip to South America where he travelled on our 15 day Trails to Titicaca tour, with an extra few days at the famous Bolivian Salt Flats. Hiking to … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – The Galapagos Islands

Exciting news! We’ve just launched a brand new range of cruises to the Galapagos Islands, offering you the chance to explore this famed wildlife-rich archipelago on a 4, 5 or 8 day cruise onboard. Island hopping through the Galapagos, there’ll … Continue reading

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The way to Machu Picchu – Inca Trail, Lares Trek or the train?

The legendary lost city of Machu Picchu easily makes it to the top of every traveller’s wish list, and with views like this, it’s no wonder why. While the Inca Trail is by far the most popular route to this incredible … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Beat of Rio

This week’s video pick captures the rhythm of life in Rio de Janeiro through a beautiful compilation of every day sights and sounds in this energetic and youthful city. While the skyline is dominated by the iconic statue of Christ … Continue reading

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