Epic adventures in the Land of Extremes - Insights
South America

Epic adventures in the Land of Extremes

Nine record-breaking Latin American phenomenons to fire your imagination

18 ways to deal with high altitude - Insights
South America

18 ways to deal with high altitude

18 tips to help you deal with the effects of altitude sickness on the Altiplano; where it occurs and how to not let it spoil your trip of a lifetime.

Walks and Treks in the Sacred Valley - Insights
Sacred Valley of the Incas

Walks and Treks in the Sacred Valley

Our guide to the best day walks and longer treks in the Sacred Valley of the Incas

Galapagos Islands - 7 frequently asked questions - Insights
Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Islands - 7 frequently asked questions

Interested in visiting the Galapagos Islands and a looking for more information? Get the lowdown with answers to seven of the most frequently asked questions ab…

How to experience Mexico's Festival of Life for yourself - Insights
Mexico

How to experience Mexico's Festival of Life for yourself

Has BBC Two's Festival of Life programme inspired you to visit Mexico? If so, find out how you can experience the natural splendour of this country for yourself…

Nature and Wildlife in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula - Insights
Mexico

Nature and Wildlife in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula

Discover the natural side of this historic part of Mexico

Seven Ways to Experience the Yucatán - Insights
Mexico

Seven Ways to Experience the Yucatán

It is famed worldwide for its Mayan ruins and glamorous beaches, but there's much more to Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula than meets the eye. Get off the beaten trac…

Where to visit in Brazil - Insights
Brazil

Where to visit in Brazil

Discover the most vibrant cities, the best beaches and the most impressive natural wonders in South America's biggest country, with our guide to where to visit …

Six places to combine with Rio de Janeiro - Insights
Rio de Janeiro

Six places to combine with Rio de Janeiro

From magical landscapes to powerful waterfalls, six easy escapes to combine with Rio.

Seven Ways to Experience Salvador - Insights
Salvador da Bahia

Seven Ways to Experience Salvador

Discover our favourite things to do in Salvador, taking you on an authentic journey to the cultural heart of this dynamic coastal city.

Home-made Empanadas - Insights
Argentina

Home-made Empanadas

Where to visit in Chile - Insights
Chile

Where to visit in Chile

Get the run-down on the best places to visit in Chile with our expert guide to this fantastic country.

Seven steps to the perfect Costa Rica experience - Insights
Costa Rica

Seven steps to the perfect Costa Rica experience

Discover Costa Rica's abundant wildlife, mysterious cloud forest and adventure opportunities with our seven step guide to this beautiful country.

Where to visit in Colombia - Insights
Colombia

Where to visit in Colombia

From high Andean peaks, to an idyllic Caribbean coast, discover where to go and what to do in Colombia, with our handy overview of this exotic and intoxicating …

Is Colombia safe? Times have changed and tourists are coming - Insights
Colombia

Is Colombia safe? Times have changed and tourists are coming

Colombia is an emerging travel destination that is opening its doors to visitors from across the globe, but as with any travel, caution should be exercised...

City Guide: Bogotá - Insights
Bogota

City Guide: Bogotá

Get the lowdown on Colombia's high altitude capital, with our handy Bogota city guide.

Travelling with children in Latin America: why do it and where to go - Insights
Family Holidays

Travelling with children in Latin America: why do it and where to go

Read our six compelling reasons as to why you should take your children travelling. Then discover the five best family-friendly countries in Latin America.

Latin America's ancient civilisations: Mayans - Insights
History & Archaeology

Latin America's ancient civilisations: Mayans

In the first of the series, we delve into the past to discover the ancient civilisations of Latin America, starting with the mighty Mayans.

Where to see Condors in South America - Insights
Wildlife & Birdwatching

Where to see Condors in South America

Wondering where to see condors? Find out five of the best places in South America to see the majestic birds soaring at close quarters and how to make it happen …

Wildlife holidays: 10 of the best - Insights
Wildlife & Birdwatching

Wildlife holidays: 10 of the best

Looking for your ideal wildlife holiday? Latin America is full of wonderful wildlife opportunities, discover ten of our favourite places to indulge your passion…

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