Category: Travel Guides

What to expect at Brazil’s Carnival 2015

Get the scoop on the wild festivities of Brazil’s upcoming Carnival 2015.

Large stone ruins, Sacsayhuaman in Cusco, with a white christ statue on a hill behind.

Sacsayhuaman: Ruins of a Magnificent Inca Fortress

Find out why the Inca ruins of Sacsayhuaman are a must-see on your trip to Cusco.

At a glance: The Sacred Valley of the Incas

Discover the Sacred Valley on your trip to Peru. Visit impressive Inca ruins and don’t miss out on the opportunity to get a dose of the local culture!

A rainbow above several walls of stone ruins at Machu Picchu.

Where is Machu Picchu? Machu Picchu’s Location in Peru

There is a reason why the city of Machu Picchu remained “lost” for as many centuries as it did.

Machu Picchu History: The Incan City Over the Centuries

Get to know the story behind Machu Picchu, as its visual grandeur is just half the appeal.

Casual dining: Popular Cusco cafes and hangouts

Satisfy that craving for comfort food at popular Cusco cafes and hangouts!

Machu Picchu in all its glory. Photo by Boris G./Flickr

A traveler’s guide to Machu Picchu Sights

Learn the insider scoop of Machu Picchu’s most impressive sights.

Cruise to Antarctica

Following in the Path of Darwin

Anabel, LAFL travel expert, shares a 200 year-old tale from one of history’s most intrepid travelers, Charles Darwin, as recorded in his book The Voyage of the Beagle.

underground museum in Buenos Aires

El Zanjon: A peek beneath Buenos Aires

One of the city’s most fascinating places is actually hidden deep underground in Buenos Aires’ colonial San Telmo district, and it is below the foundation of a 178-year-old mansion that you’ll find a very unusual museum.