tango, Buenos Aires

Argentina: Buenos Aires travel tips

Having been to many cities throughout the world, Aleks has seen it all, but there will always be a special place in his heart for beautiful Buenos Aires.

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Destination highlight: Travel to Machu Picchu on a long weekend

One of the New Seven Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu is the subject of many an article. As such, it can be difficult to find new things to say about this incredible destination.

Plaza Pedro de Valdivia, Santiago, Chile

Chile: The view from Santiago’s Hills

Check out these great mountain-top views, not far from Chile’s capital!

Lomas de Lachay, a unique ecosystem of the Peruvian coast formed by fog forests in the desert.

Lomas de Lachay: Explore a Unique Desert Ecosystem

Out of lemons comes lemonade – in this case, exemplified by the unique ecosystem at Lomas de Lachay National Reserve just 2 hours north of Lima.

Lima historic city center, Peru

Advice about Lima from a local

See what knowledge one of our Operations staff members, Dario Meneses, has for those visiting Lima, the capital of Peru, for the first time.

The setting sun turns the sky orange over the Los Pulpos beach on the Peruvian coast.

Discover the Peruvian Coast

In recent years, more and more visitors are discovering the beauty and relaxation that the Peruvian Coast has to offer.

A procession makes its way past some historic buildings with balconies at Corpus Christi in Cusco.

Corpus Christi in Cusco: A Traditional Religious Festival

In Cusco, Corpus Christi is a Roman Catholic holiday celebrated throughout the Christian world 9 weeks after Easter.

Valle Nevado ski resort

Winter getaway in Chile’s best ski resorts

South America and Chile in particular, which houses part of the Andean range and its majestic peaks, are teeming with spectacular mountain landscapes ideal for a ski getaway.

People gathering from across the Andes for the Qoyllur Rit'i festival in the Cusco countryside.

Qoyllur Rit’i: An Indigenous Festival of the Stars

Qoyllur Riti is a massive indigenous pilgrimage that takes place in June roughly 105 miles from Cusco. A 4-hour bus ride gets you to the isolated Andean town of Mahuayani, where the real journey begins.