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La Selva Lodge, Ecuador's Rainforest

Ecuador’s Amazon Rainforest is regarded as the most species-rich section of Amazonia. The total expanse of Amazon Rainforest spans 40% of South America. Filled with an exceptional diversity of life, the Amazon is the world’s largest tropical forest. Cradled by Ecuador’s Andes mountains, Ecuador’s Amazon Rainforest can be reached after a short flight from Quito […]

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The Red Mangrove Hotel, Galapagos Islands

A fantastic place for a Galapagos Islands Honeymoon, the islands offer a perfect destination to celebrate your wedding. Enjoy many beautiful island beaches, incredible wildlife and spectacular natural features paired with luxurious hotels and cruises. Explore the islands to create fantastic memories as you walk with giant tortoises, snorkel with sea lions and penguins, dive […]

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When To Go To South Africa

South Africa is a fantastic safari destination. Home to all of Africa’s Big 5, enjoy some incredible game drives and walking safaris to experience a beautiful part of the continent. Enjoy exciting safaris in protected areas to spot elephants, lions, rhino, giraffes and more. Choose from many private reserves and national parks, including the famous […]

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Sealions - Galapagos Islands, South America

The Galapagos Islands are one of the world’s most incredible places. Located a short flight from Ecuador, the Galapagos are filled with incredible wildlife opportunities, beautiful beaches, and fascinating history. There are also some fantastic Galapagos tours, hotels, cruises, and many things to do. Here, we will mention our recommendation for the top 10 Galapagos […]

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Peru is a favorite country for many visitors because of the many fantastic tourist sights and things to do. You can visit the world’s largest container of wildlife by enjoying excellent Amazon Rainforest tours and cruises, witness one of the New7Wonders of the World at Machu Picchu, enjoy beautiful historic city centres from the Spanish […]

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To give you a summary, the wet season starts in mid-November, getting more intense in December, and then ending around early-April. The months of January, February, and December often receive the most rain. The wet weather months are generally avoided, as you won’t get the best views of the incredible mountains or the ruins themselves. […]

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Machu Picchu from Sanctuary Lodge

The Sanctuary Lodge is an incredible hotel to enjoy an experience of Machu Picchu in Peru. In addition to luxury accommodation, excellent dining experiences, and beautiful views, Sanctuary Lodge is the only hotel positioned so close to the Incan monument. Offering an indulgent experience of Machu Picchu, the Sanctuary Lodge offers a secluded escape surrounded […]

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Top Galapagos Islands Tours

The Galapagos Islands are an archipelago located off the coast of Ecuador. You can enjoy some incredible wildlife experiences aboard luxury cruises or on package tours from Galapagos hotels on the top Galapagos Islands tours. Protected by the UNESCO listed Galapagos National Park, the islands offer beautiful scenery, warm, welcoming water, and are home to […]

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Things to do on the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands have had a change of image since their first accidental discovery. Once described as worthless by a shipwrecked bishop in 1535, the islands are now regarded as an ecological paradise and one of the world’s top tourist destinations. Adding to their popularity, there are some fantastic things to do on the Galapagos […]

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