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South America is arguably the most vibrant and energetic region of the world. The home of Samba, Tango and so much of the passion and rhythm that drives the world. From the beautiful beach bodies and parties of Brasil to the historical marvels of the Inca, South America should be on your travel list.

Every sunset in the Amazon is better than the last

72 hours in the Peruvian Amazon

In a country globally known for it's Inca and pre-Hispanic civilisations, floating islands and mysterious ancient lines on the ground, it is easy to overlook the natural beauty available in Peru.
Lake Tahoe is the escape of choice for anyone in San Francisco

The Best Place in The Americas for a short getaway

We invited some amazing travel bloggers around the world to tell us where they would spend a few days in Europe, plus a bonus suggestion from us.
The stunning view from the storehouses at Pinkuylluna

24 Hours in Ollantaytambo – Fortress of the Inca

Town may be too strong a word to describe Ollantaytambo in Peru, it is more a village, but what a beautiful village it is and what a history it holds.
A rainbow of dyes for sale in Pisac market

From Cusco to Ollantaytambo – the Inca Sacred Valley

Your sights may be set on Machu Picchu but ignoring the sights from Cusco to Ollantaytambo through the Inca Sacred Valley would be a mistake
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How to make the most of Machu Picchu in a day

Not everyone has the time or the inclination to hike the Inca Trail. But there are ways to make the most of Machu Picchu in a single day and not feel like you are missing out. Let us show you.
While the colourful La Boca area of Buenos Aires is often called gimmicky, touristy and not the part of town you would be likely to spend the night, it’s certainly worthy of wandering around for few hours of your time.

Photo Journal – La Boca, Argentina

While the colourful La Boca area of Buenos Aires is often called gimmicky, touristy and not the part of town you would be likely to spend the night, it's certainly worthy of wandering around for few hours of your time.
Fallen Angel Restaurant is the best food experience and in the top three meals we have ever eaten. When traveling foodies throw around a statement like this then you can be sure they are talking about something very special.

Eating la Vida Global – Fallen Angel – Cusco

Fallen Angel Restaurant is the best food experience and in the top three meals we have ever eaten. When traveling foodies throw around a statement like this then you can be sure they are talking about something very special.