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Grown-up Luxury in the Galapagos Islands

Today we’re featuring an article contributed by David who blogs with his wife Carmen at Double-Barrelled Travel. Readers may recall that we featured their website in an over view of the best travel blogs some time ago and there’s even more reason to follow their updates now as they are travelling full-time and having some […]

Exploring Peru

This is a guest post by David Elliott Peru, on South America’s Pacific coast, has its north-eastern portion in the upper Amazon basin and is mostly equatorial rainforest, whilst its south-western region is occupied by the majestic Andes Mountains. The contrast couldn’t be greater, and Peru provides exciting opportunities for exploration of a culturally and naturally […]

Prehistoric Peru – ancient sights you’ll never forget

It’s impossible to consider the history of South America without mentioning its pre-Columbian civilizations and indigenous people who made a lasting impact on modern culture and left their mark on the landscape. Indeed this prehistoric history is one of the most alluring reasons to visit the continent and Peru is one of the best examples; […]

Been there, haven’t done that – 5 things you shouldn’t miss in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula

This is a guest post by Micki Kosman of The Barefoot Nomad Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula is best known for the crowded beaches and all inclusive resorts of Cancun and Playa del Carmen. As a family of four, with two little kids in tow, we wanted to travel at a quiet pace away from the crowds. Surprisingly, finding […]