10 reasons to put Easter Island on your South American itinerary

One of the most remote spots on Earth, Easter Island is a tiny speck of land possessing more mystical pull than almost any other spot on the planet. Located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, yet a part of Chile, this Polynesian island is a treasure trove of cultural intrigue, stunning landscapes, and historical […]

6 captivating destinations in South America’s Patagonia

Patagonia is so much more than the retailer selling puff jackets and down vests. Blanketing the southern tip of South America, the vast region of Patagonia covers both southern Argentina and southern Chile, encompassing a massive expanse of untouched wilderness of extraordinary beauty packed with outdoor adventure. With endless hiking routes for everyone (from expert […]

11 magical highlights of Chile’s Atacama Desert

With its lunar landscapes, sense of ethereal wonder, and no shortage of outdoor excursions to be enjoyed, Chile’s Atacama Desert is a truly unique adventure destination – one that is unmatched anywhere else on Earth. This, the driest desert on the planet, is home to ancient rock formations millions of years old, eternally clear night […]

Quito, Ecuador: Home to stunning architectural design

Based on the hotels, fine dining, vibrant entertainment, and splendid architecture in the Ecuadorian capital, the American magazine Condé Nast Traveler highlighted Quito as among the world’s 24 best places to visit in 2024. In terms of its architecture, Quito is a city where its history echoes through its streets and avenues. Anyone who has […]

7 top South American ‘MICE’ destinations

With its acronym “Meetings, Incentive Tourism, Conferences and Events,” MICE tourism — with its focus on the corporate market — is one of the fastest-growing tourism sectors in the world. One of the continents now leading the way in MICE tourism is South America. With the resumption of face-to-face events and meetings, this region is […]

7 captivating South American Carnival celebrations

While it’s tempting to think of Carnival as South America’s version of Mardi Gras, the celebration is more like the World Cup, New Year’s, and the 4th of July all rolled into one! Dozens of countries around the world celebrate Carnival, but it’s in Latin America where they explode in a spectacle of color and […]