Choosing a cruise in the Galapagos can sometimes be overwhelming. So many boats, so many different itineraries – what makes the difference when choosing the cruise that is right for you?
For our luxury hotel of the month for March we chose the isolated Sacha Lodge in the heart of the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest. Perfect for wildlife lovers and adventurous souls looking to explore the great outdoors, Sacha makes for a wonderful nature escape.
To celebrate the week of Ecuador’s Declaration of Independence on the 10th August, the Humboldt team are celebrating our favourite things about this colourful and diverse little country.
Ecuador's capital, Quito, is a large sprawling city which sits high in the Andes mountains at 2,800m above sea level. Built on an ancient Incan foundations, the city has one of the most beautiful and well preserved colonial centres in Latin America including vast squares, towering cathedrals and charming churches.
Hidden in the Ecuadorian portion of these world-famous peaks is Hacienda Piman, a serene and beautifully restored 17th century building which has thrown open its doors to guests.
The delightfully named Titilaka is located right on the shore of the lake and is the perfect base for exploring Lake Titicaca on a luxury holiday in Peru. Situated on a private peninsula it benefits from 4 acres of private grounds and two private beaches...
To celebrate International Women’s Day, we have put together a list of some of the women from Latin American history that we think you should know about. These remarkable women, ranging from writers to fighters, achieved unprecedented success in their lifetimes and left an undeniable mark on the history of their respective countries.
Director Simon headed off to the Galapagos Islands in November for a few days on board the luxury vessel, the Natural Paradise. Here is his diary-style blog on the trip.
Our first luxury hotel of the month for 2018 is the Illa Experience Hotel, a brand new property in Ecuador's capital city, Quito. This stunning building, dating back to 1700, is in an ideal location in the centre of Quito, and has been finished to a very high standard. There are just 10 luxurious rooms which are spacious, bright and incredibly well styled.