Seals in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Ecotourism Destinations: Central and South America (Part 3)

Previous: Ecotourism Destinations: Central and South America (Part 1) Ecotourism Destinations: Central and South America (Part 2) In this last installment on ecotourism in South and Central America, we cover 3 countries – Peru, Ecuador, and Argentina. PERU 70% of Peru’s natural-growth forests are situated in the Amazon jungle. On a negative note, Peru loses […]

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 […]

South America’s Top 5 Sites

South America is home to some of the world’s most spectacular sites, but often competes with other global destinations for the spotlight. As such, we thought that we’d review the top 5 sites of South America. Galapagos Islands, Ecuador: Called the world’s greatest living laboratory or the modern day Garden of Eden, this is where […]