We’d like to introduce you to our latest team member Californian Christine. Christine first visited South America 15 years ago on an archaeological dig, and a year ago made the big move to South America: first to Cuenca, Ecuador, and more recently to Peru. Christine hails originally from California but has spent many years living […]
Discover the end of the world by traveling down the Careterra Austral, in the south of Chilean Patagonia. Sandwiched between the Andes mountains and the Patagonian Ice field, the Careterra Austral is an impressive engineering feat one of the most spectacularly beautiful road trips in the world. Visit the Caraterra Austral on our Self Drive Chile […]
Colombia is the hottest new destination in South America, our new Colombia Coffee and Beaches Tour takes in the main highlights which include Caribbean beaches, lush tropical forests, modern cities and mountains. Here are our reasons why you Colombia should be on everybody’s travel wishlist. 1. Safe? It’s not as dangerous as you think. Some areas, such […]
On any tour of Peru, you will find that Peruvians are keen to talk with you. From your tour guide at Machu Picchu to the taxi driver in Lima, here are five topics that a local is sure to enjoy talking about. 1. Celebrities With a population of 9 million, Peru’s capital, Lima regularly draws […]
This really was the holiday of a lifetime and thanks to expedition leader Hannah and her fantastic team was it was a magical experience. The scenery and wildlife were breathtaking and the history of polar exportation, and my hero Sir Ernest Shackleton in particular was vividly, brought to life. To be able to follow his journey and pay my respects to him at his graveside in South Georgia was very emotional and something I will never forget.
Lorraine traveled on Hebridean Sky. Find out more here.