Top Christmas Destinations in South America

Forget “to Grandmother’s house we go,” because we’ve got great destinations and reasons why you should spend this Christmas in South America.

Dawn on the Amazon River. Photo by Alejandra Mejia

Peruvian jungle destinations at a glance

At Latin America For Less we offer our clients some of the most pristine and inviting Peruvian jungle destinations in the entire world.

A money exchanger in Lima. Photo by La Voz FM

Travel tips: How to avoid fake currency in Peru

One of the most common ways for visitors to get swindled when they arrive in a new country is by means of fake currency.

Tam Anh with her boots off at Machu Picchu Photo courtesy of Tam Anh

Traveler Testimonial: Take off your boots and relax

Can you read a testimony like Tam-Anh’s and not be inspired to travel?

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Vintage travel posters from around Latin America

Travel posters of South America have captured the imagination of travelers for generations.

A Caiman sunbathing in Pantanal. Photo by Ana Castañeda

Top Brazilian Amazon destinations

Brazil’s jungle is a naturalist’s dreamscape, as it is home to the most known species of plants, fresh water fish, and mammals.

Machu Picchu citadel as seen from Machu Picchu Mountain. Photo by Wall B

Getting there: How to get to Machu Picchu

How to get to Machu Picchu by train, bus and hiking the Inca Trail.

The Amazon River near sunrise. Photo by Funzik

CNN names Amazon Best River in the world for tourism

Using the criteria of scenic beauty, nature and wildlife, culture, adventure and activity options, CNN names Amazon best river.

Sunrise over Sugarloaf Mountain from Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro. Photo by Flavio Veloso

Photo of the Week: Morning in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is a city that has a little bit of everything: great weather, friendly people, and marvelous attractions.