The Dakar Off-road Rally will next year start in Argentina and finish in the Peruvian capital of Lima after a route of 9, 000 Km. The tough route will cross the high Andes, the driest desert in the world and many sand dunes, before finishing in the main square of Lima on January 15th. The […]
Think about a trip to the Amazon Rainforest and it?s more than likely that Brazil will spring to mind. But did you know that more than half of Bolivia?s territory is in the Amazon basin? Bolivia is an undervalued place for fabulous jungle tours and for spotting wildlife in the Amazon. Where To Go? The […]
It’s fairtrade fortnight in the UK and Into Latin America’s Steph has been getting involved. Her arduous tasks involved taking part in a fashion show and drinking delicious coffee; all aimed at promoting fair-trade products and showing how fairtrade really can make a difference in the developing world. March 8th’s events were tied into International […]
Inspired by this article Have Kid Still Travel about travelling in Peru with a small child. Here are some snaps of Into Latin America’s Little O on his travels in Peru. On a beautiful trek throught the forest to the fortress of Kuelap in the mountains of Chachapoyas. Meeting Wild Spectacled Bears in Chaparri In Ancient Chan […]
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.