Category: Tips & Advice

Machu Picchu Travel Tips: 11 Essential Ecotourism DOs & DON’Ts

Help preserve the ancient ruins, customs, and ecosystem of Machu Picchu with this expert’s 11 eco-friendly travel tips.

Machu Picchu tourism could quadruple: How conservation is key during a touristic boom

The construction of a new airport in the Sacred Valley could have profound effects on tourism traffic to Machu Picchu. Read more about the benefits and controversies.

Car rentals in Peru: A driver’s guide

Everything you need to know about renting cars in Peru and advice on what to avoid.

Travel Photography Tips: 5 fail-safe tricks (and 4 pitfalls to avoid)

Anyone can take a picture, but capturing the memorable moments takes a little skill. This guide for both beginners and pros will get both beginners and pros on the road to stunning shots.

Exploring Perito Moreno Glacier: Trek versus tour

Plan an unforgettable experience in this frozen land of beauty. Find out if a trek or a tour of the Perito Moreno Glacier is most suitable for you.

Exploring Easter Island: What to expect from your visit

Everything you need to know about a trip to Easter Island

South America visas and reciprocity fees

Make sure that you are in-the-know about South American travel requirements prior to departure!

Latin America adventures: The difference between private and group tours

Customize your own private tour or spend time with like-minded travelers. What tour option do you prefer?

From samba to the falls: Brazil travel packing tips

Pack smarter, not harder, for your travels to Brazil!