About the Author

Latin America Product & Marketing Manager - Born in Australia and raised in Canada and Papua New Guinea, Don took his first solo trip to Bali – aged just 13. Since then, Don’s travels have taken him to every continent. He’s been a backpacker in Asia, Europe and Egypt, an overland adventurer in East and Southern Africa, and an overland driver in South and Central America. He is especially fond of Peru, Patagonia and Namibia, though his longest adventure to date has been a London to Kathmandu run via the Middle East.

Couple Shopping in Cusco, Peru

Peru Shopping Offers Colourful Markets and Stylish Boutiques

Peru is one of our consistently bestselling destinations, and for good reason. The Andean nation is acclaimed for its wild landscapes, awe-inspiring Inca ruins, Amazonian Rainforest, inspiring cuisine, and fascinating indigenous culture. It’s a safe, friendly, and affordable destination that offers accommodation ranging from budget to 5-star luxury. With direct flights from US and Canadian […]

Chewing Llama, South America

A Different Kind of Experience in South America

South America is the land of diverse landscapes, breathtaking wildlife, timeless cultural sites and electric festivals. Year after year, scores of happy travellers visit Machu Picchu, the Amazon jungle, Rio’s Carnival party, the Tikal ruins, and Antarctica. But what if you could visit these dream destinations AND experience something extraordinary while you’re there? Did you […]

Beyond Peru’s Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is a wonder that stands out among the lush green mountains of Peru. The ancient ruins tell a mysterious tale about the Inca people – a civilization that faded into obscurity centuries ago. Machu Picchu tours are unforgettable, particularly if you visit around sunset, when the colours of the day’s end paint the […]