South America

Exclusive guide to the best holiday destinations in South America, independent reviews from award-winning travel writers

Exploring Guyana. South America’s Wild Frontier 

04/11/2023 by .

Insider Guide to Quito

05/01/2023 by .
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Rupert Parker’s Insider Guide to Quito, explores Ecuador’s Capital, the second highest in the world, situated right on the equator.

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Insider Guide to Colca Canyon, Peru

04/01/2023 by .
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Rupert Parker’s Insider Guide to Colca Canyon: a wonder of the world twice as deep as the Grand Canyon.

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Review: Yucatan Flavours Festival, Merida, Mexico

11/12/2022 by .
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Rupert Parker visits Merida for the first “Sabores de Yucatán” Yucatan Flavours festival and also hears about Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants 2022.

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Cycling And Hiking In Colombia

15/03/2022 by .
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Petra Shepherd explores Colombia’s varied biking and hiking routes from Bogota to Medellin.

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Exploring the Maya Trail, Mexico

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The Patagonian Lake District. South America’s Switzerland

14/04/2020 by .
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The South of Argentina has fairy tale Alpine scenery, magical lakes and mountains and the best chocolate she has ever tasted. Judith Baker explores the Patagonian lakes.

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Insider guide to Buenos Aires.

22/12/2019 by .
Insider guide to Buenos Aires

Andy Mossack explores the iconic beauty and timeless architecture of Argentina’s legendary capital in his insider guide to Buenos Aires

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See Quito like a local

09/10/2019 by .
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Andy Mossack explores Quito in the company of a local to uncover the beating heart of Ecuador’s sky-high capital.

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Hiking and Cycling in Colombia

11/03/2019 by .
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Who would have thought it? I’m cycling around the centre of Medellin in Colombia, until recently one of the world’s most dangerous cities, with over 6,000 killings recorded in 1991.

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