Colombia is home to over fifty stunning national parks: ranging from deserts to the Amazon rainforest, and also including páramos (alpine plains), coral reefs, the Andes mountain range and indigenous protected lands.
A bucket-list experience for many travellers, a journey to the enchanted isles of the Galapagos is a magical experience. Here are the 15 Galapagos species that people want to see and how to find them.
Director Simon was invited to stay at the Hotel Puerto Valle in the Ibera Wetlands on a trip to Argentina. Here is his account of his stay at this traditional eco-retreat - the top luxury hotel in the region.
Costa Rica is a destination of the moment. This laid-back country is particularly attractive to those seeking unique wildlife experiences. Director Simon offers a how-to guide on sea-turtle spotting in Costa Rica.
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.
Latin America has some of the most unique wildlife on the planet. From whales in Brazil to pumas in Patagonia, this diverse continent has it all...
Mashpi Lodge is an ultra modern architectural marvel in the heart of the Ecuadorian cloud forest, offering an unforgettable luxury stay in one of the worlds most diverse environments. Recently featured on the 'Amazing Hotels' series by the BBC, Mashpi Lodge is a wonderful base from which to discover the flora and fauna of this [...]
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS If you've ever made a travel bucket list, chances are the Galapagos Islands are on it. With turquoise waters fringed with white sandy beaches, spectacular wildlife and world-class scuba diving opportunities; these magical islands are a paradise in more ways than one. Sealions lazing on a white [...]
Uruguay is not the first country that people think of when visiting Latin America and it is certainly not the first country that one associates with whales. However, it is a beautiful country with some fantastic destinations for cuisine, wine, beaches and not to mention whales. June marks the start of the whale watching season [...]