The word Patagonia summons up images of dramatic landscapes. Of huge glaciers and jagged rocky mountains interspersed amidst a huge, open wilderness. Put together, it really does feel like the end of the world. Here we give you a short guide what glaciers to visit in Patagonian Argentina as well how to get to the […]
Any visit to Nicaragua is sure to include some of the country’s numerous volcanoes. For gorgeous sunsets, verdant cloud forest, adrenalin –filled volcano boarding and more; Nicaragua’s volcanoes are sure to feature in any Nicaragua vacation. Arriving into the capital city of Managua, it is difficult not to notice the perfect cone of Momotombo Volcano. It […]
This amazing trek in Brazil is not for the feint hearted but the views are a worthy reward for all the effort. I started the trek Petropolis which is about 3 hours from Rio, and ended in Teretopolis. This is where people from the coast like to come in the hot summer months to cool […]
Steph from INTO is embarking on a trip to Brazil to attend the Latin America Travel Mart as well as checking out some new hotels and Brazil tour ideas for 2012. Look out for reports of how she gets on in the next few weeks, and in the meantime here are some fascinating facts about […]
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.