• Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Galapagos, Panama, Peru, Uruguay

    Latin Excursions Launches New Website

    Here at Latin Excursions, we know only too well that part of the experience in finding your perfect trip to South America is the way a website looks, and the [...]
  • Galapagos

    5 Reasons to Go to the Galapagos Islands

    Not sure when you want to schedule your vacation to the Galapagos? The number of visitors to these far off islands in the middle of the Pacific increase every year. So, [...]
  • Colombia

    Safety & What it Means in Today’s Colombia

    Having had such a tumultuous history in the 80's and the 90's due to violence arising from drug and revolutionary political groups, it is no secret that Colombia earned itself [...]
  • Galapagos

    Galapagos Travel Tips

    The Galapagos Islands is one of the most spectacular destinations in the world. Composed of 18 major islands and other islets, this Pacific archipelago dazzles visitors with its volcanic landscapes, [...]
  • Colombia

    Top Events to Attend in Cartagena, Colombia

    On the northern coast of Colombia, it seems as if the sights and sounds of the Caribbean-Latino lifestyle never cease. Cartagena de Indias is the gem of the coast in [...]
  • Uruguay

    Colonia

    Founded by the Portuguese in 1680 on the tip of a peninsula on the Río de la Plata estuary, it is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Colonia's cobblestone streets [...]
  • Brazil, Colombia, Uruguay

    New Year’s Eve in South America

    The New Year is celebrated with "gusto" across South America, but it's hard to think of more lively and sensational celebrations than those in Cartagena, Colombia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, [...]
  • Chile

    10 Awesome Awasi Outings in the Atacama Desert

    Awasi is a classy, cozy and colorful lodge from which to explore the highlights of the enchanting Atacama Desert of northern Chile. Beyond its luxurious features and exquisite cuisine, Awasi's [...]
  • Galapagos

    Top 10 Galapagos Beaches

    The beaches of the Galapagos are not the stereotypical beaches you will find in other parts of the world; here, you can find white sand beaches surrounded by mangroves, black [...]
  • Galapagos

    Visiting the Charles Darwin Research Center

    There is perhaps no other name more synonymous with the Galapagos Islands than Charles Darwin. The author of the 1859 book On the Origin of Species, Darwin ignited what would [...]
  • Peru

    Deciphering a Peruvian “Chifa” Menu

    When the first wave of Chinese immigrants first came to Peru in the late 1800s, they were considered part of the lowest working class, seeking work in mines and sugar [...]
  • Galapagos

    Not-to-Miss Attractions on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos

    Whenever timing and schedules permit, it is a good idea to arrive at the Galapagos Islands at least 1 day before your cruise begins, allowing some flexibility in case are any [...]
  • Argentina

    A Metal Flower, a Cemetery, and Dante’s Inferno: Welcome to Buenos Aires

    What does a metal flower, a cemetery, and Dante’s Inferno all have in common?  The answer:  Buenos Aires.  A blooming 105-foot stainless steel flower comes to life every morning at [...]
  • Argentina

    Well, Hello There, Buenos Aires: Discovering a city that feels like home

    Buenos Aires is immediately charming.  It feels warm, accessible, clean… and incredibly familiar.  It looks like Paris, it looks like New York City, it feels like Rome and Madrid.  Yet [...]
  • Colombia

    Wellness: Bogotá Discovered

    Bogotá is inundated by the great outdoors.  Live walls and parks are sprinkled throughout the city, bike paths dominate sidewalks, and mountains covered in hiking trails and jungle are at [...]
  • Chile

    Chile Travel Tips

    Will your trip to Chile be your first, or a return to an old favorite? Whichever the case, be sure to keep these top 3 Chile travel tips in mind [...]
  • Brazil

    Brazil Travel Tips

    Although South America consists of 13 unique countries, the behemoth Brazil geographically comprises about half of the land area. That´s a large destination! For your next trip to see some [...]
  • Colombia

    Discovering the Ancient Figures of San Agustin by Foot or Horseback

    Deep in southern Colombia is a mysterious destination that few visitors have ventured to discover in the last 30 years. This is because this region was once the stronghold of [...]
  • Galapagos

    3 Things That Might Surprise You on a Galapagos Trip

    Looking back on the first time that I went to the Galapagos, I realized that I had no idea what I was getting myself into (as is often the case [...]
  • Argentina

    Argentina Travel Tips

    A trip to Argentina can start in the most unassuming of places-a stroll through wine country known as Mendoza, a bike ride through the tango capital Buenos Aires, or perhaps [...]
  • Brazil

    Finding Paradise in Corumbau, Brazil

    Sometimes, it is necessary to take a vacation from vacation. Whether you are looking for some time off from bouncing between numerous destinations in South America or need a break [...]
  • Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Galapagos, Panama, Peru, Uruguay

    Latin Excursions Launches New Website

    Here at Latin Excursions, we know only too well that part of the experience in finding your perfect trip to South America is the way a website looks, and the [...]
  • Galapagos

    5 Reasons to Go to the Galapagos Islands

    Not sure when you want to schedule your vacation to the Galapagos? The number of visitors to these far off islands in the middle of the Pacific increase every year. So, [...]
  • Colombia

    Safety & What it Means in Today’s Colombia

    Having had such a tumultuous history in the 80's and the 90's due to violence arising from drug and revolutionary political groups, it is no secret that Colombia earned itself [...]
  • Galapagos

    Galapagos Travel Tips

    The Galapagos Islands is one of the most spectacular destinations in the world. Composed of 18 major islands and other islets, this Pacific archipelago dazzles visitors with its volcanic landscapes, [...]
  • Colombia

    Top Events to Attend in Cartagena, Colombia

    On the northern coast of Colombia, it seems as if the sights and sounds of the Caribbean-Latino lifestyle never cease. Cartagena de Indias is the gem of the coast in [...]
  • Uruguay

    Colonia

    Founded by the Portuguese in 1680 on the tip of a peninsula on the Río de la Plata estuary, it is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Colonia's cobblestone streets [...]
  • Brazil, Colombia, Uruguay

    New Year’s Eve in South America

    The New Year is celebrated with "gusto" across South America, but it's hard to think of more lively and sensational celebrations than those in Cartagena, Colombia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, [...]
  • Chile

    10 Awesome Awasi Outings in the Atacama Desert

    Awasi is a classy, cozy and colorful lodge from which to explore the highlights of the enchanting Atacama Desert of northern Chile. Beyond its luxurious features and exquisite cuisine, Awasi's [...]
  • Galapagos

    Top 10 Galapagos Beaches

    The beaches of the Galapagos are not the stereotypical beaches you will find in other parts of the world; here, you can find white sand beaches surrounded by mangroves, black [...]
  • Galapagos

    Visiting the Charles Darwin Research Center

    There is perhaps no other name more synonymous with the Galapagos Islands than Charles Darwin. The author of the 1859 book On the Origin of Species, Darwin ignited what would [...]
  • Peru

    Deciphering a Peruvian “Chifa” Menu

    When the first wave of Chinese immigrants first came to Peru in the late 1800s, they were considered part of the lowest working class, seeking work in mines and sugar [...]
  • Galapagos

    Not-to-Miss Attractions on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos

    Whenever timing and schedules permit, it is a good idea to arrive at the Galapagos Islands at least 1 day before your cruise begins, allowing some flexibility in case are any [...]
  • Argentina

    A Metal Flower, a Cemetery, and Dante’s Inferno: Welcome to Buenos Aires

    What does a metal flower, a cemetery, and Dante’s Inferno all have in common?  The answer:  Buenos Aires.  A blooming 105-foot stainless steel flower comes to life every morning at [...]
  • Argentina

    Well, Hello There, Buenos Aires: Discovering a city that feels like home

    Buenos Aires is immediately charming.  It feels warm, accessible, clean… and incredibly familiar.  It looks like Paris, it looks like New York City, it feels like Rome and Madrid.  Yet [...]
  • Colombia

    Wellness: Bogotá Discovered

    Bogotá is inundated by the great outdoors.  Live walls and parks are sprinkled throughout the city, bike paths dominate sidewalks, and mountains covered in hiking trails and jungle are at [...]
  • Chile

    Chile Travel Tips

    Will your trip to Chile be your first, or a return to an old favorite? Whichever the case, be sure to keep these top 3 Chile travel tips in mind [...]
  • Brazil

    Brazil Travel Tips

    Although South America consists of 13 unique countries, the behemoth Brazil geographically comprises about half of the land area. That´s a large destination! For your next trip to see some [...]
  • Colombia

    Discovering the Ancient Figures of San Agustin by Foot or Horseback

    Deep in southern Colombia is a mysterious destination that few visitors have ventured to discover in the last 30 years. This is because this region was once the stronghold of [...]
  • Galapagos

    3 Things That Might Surprise You on a Galapagos Trip

    Looking back on the first time that I went to the Galapagos, I realized that I had no idea what I was getting myself into (as is often the case [...]
  • Argentina

    Argentina Travel Tips

    A trip to Argentina can start in the most unassuming of places-a stroll through wine country known as Mendoza, a bike ride through the tango capital Buenos Aires, or perhaps [...]
  • Brazil

    Finding Paradise in Corumbau, Brazil

    Sometimes, it is necessary to take a vacation from vacation. Whether you are looking for some time off from bouncing between numerous destinations in South America or need a break [...]
  • Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Galapagos, Panama, Peru, Uruguay

    Latin Excursions Launches New Website

    Here at Latin Excursions, we know only too well that part of the experience in finding your perfect trip to South America is the way a website looks, and the [...]
  • Galapagos

    5 Reasons to Go to the Galapagos Islands

    Not sure when you want to schedule your vacation to the Galapagos? The number of visitors to these far off islands in the middle of the Pacific increase every year. So, [...]
  • Colombia

    Safety & What it Means in Today’s Colombia

    Having had such a tumultuous history in the 80's and the 90's due to violence arising from drug and revolutionary political groups, it is no secret that Colombia earned itself [...]
  • Galapagos

    Galapagos Travel Tips

    The Galapagos Islands is one of the most spectacular destinations in the world. Composed of 18 major islands and other islets, this Pacific archipelago dazzles visitors with its volcanic landscapes, [...]
  • Colombia

    Top Events to Attend in Cartagena, Colombia

    On the northern coast of Colombia, it seems as if the sights and sounds of the Caribbean-Latino lifestyle never cease. Cartagena de Indias is the gem of the coast in [...]
  • Uruguay

    Colonia

    Founded by the Portuguese in 1680 on the tip of a peninsula on the Río de la Plata estuary, it is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Colonia's cobblestone streets [...]
  • Brazil, Colombia, Uruguay

    New Year’s Eve in South America

    The New Year is celebrated with "gusto" across South America, but it's hard to think of more lively and sensational celebrations than those in Cartagena, Colombia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, [...]
  • Chile

    10 Awesome Awasi Outings in the Atacama Desert

    Awasi is a classy, cozy and colorful lodge from which to explore the highlights of the enchanting Atacama Desert of northern Chile. Beyond its luxurious features and exquisite cuisine, Awasi's [...]
  • Galapagos

    Top 10 Galapagos Beaches

    The beaches of the Galapagos are not the stereotypical beaches you will find in other parts of the world; here, you can find white sand beaches surrounded by mangroves, black [...]
  • Galapagos

    Visiting the Charles Darwin Research Center

    There is perhaps no other name more synonymous with the Galapagos Islands than Charles Darwin. The author of the 1859 book On the Origin of Species, Darwin ignited what would [...]
  • Peru

    Deciphering a Peruvian “Chifa” Menu

    When the first wave of Chinese immigrants first came to Peru in the late 1800s, they were considered part of the lowest working class, seeking work in mines and sugar [...]
  • Galapagos

    Not-to-Miss Attractions on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos

    Whenever timing and schedules permit, it is a good idea to arrive at the Galapagos Islands at least 1 day before your cruise begins, allowing some flexibility in case are any [...]
  • Argentina

    A Metal Flower, a Cemetery, and Dante’s Inferno: Welcome to Buenos Aires

    What does a metal flower, a cemetery, and Dante’s Inferno all have in common?  The answer:  Buenos Aires.  A blooming 105-foot stainless steel flower comes to life every morning at [...]
  • Argentina

    Well, Hello There, Buenos Aires: Discovering a city that feels like home

    Buenos Aires is immediately charming.  It feels warm, accessible, clean… and incredibly familiar.  It looks like Paris, it looks like New York City, it feels like Rome and Madrid.  Yet [...]
  • Colombia

    Wellness: Bogotá Discovered

    Bogotá is inundated by the great outdoors.  Live walls and parks are sprinkled throughout the city, bike paths dominate sidewalks, and mountains covered in hiking trails and jungle are at [...]
  • Chile

    Chile Travel Tips

    Will your trip to Chile be your first, or a return to an old favorite? Whichever the case, be sure to keep these top 3 Chile travel tips in mind [...]
  • Brazil

    Brazil Travel Tips

    Although South America consists of 13 unique countries, the behemoth Brazil geographically comprises about half of the land area. That´s a large destination! For your next trip to see some [...]
  • Colombia

    Discovering the Ancient Figures of San Agustin by Foot or Horseback

    Deep in southern Colombia is a mysterious destination that few visitors have ventured to discover in the last 30 years. This is because this region was once the stronghold of [...]
  • Galapagos

    3 Things That Might Surprise You on a Galapagos Trip

    Looking back on the first time that I went to the Galapagos, I realized that I had no idea what I was getting myself into (as is often the case [...]
  • Argentina

    Argentina Travel Tips

    A trip to Argentina can start in the most unassuming of places-a stroll through wine country known as Mendoza, a bike ride through the tango capital Buenos Aires, or perhaps [...]
  • Brazil

    Finding Paradise in Corumbau, Brazil

    Sometimes, it is necessary to take a vacation from vacation. Whether you are looking for some time off from bouncing between numerous destinations in South America or need a break [...]
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