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Category: Happy Travellers

Our Happy Travellers share their experiences from their personalised, private tours of Latin America. This blog category shows the quality and variety of activities and destinations that can be combined in a tailor-made tour!

What I Learned About Slow and Sustainable Food in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica

 
This is the second in a series of blog posts about ecotourism and rural tourism in Costa Rica. Last month, we organised a tour for Hannah, Kasi and Simone, bloggers and members of the Ethical Influencer Network. Kasi continues the series by sharing her insights about agriculture, gastronomy and sustainable food in Costa Rica:
 
The idea of ‘slow food’ is everywhere.
Consumers are more …

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The Juanilama Community: Rural Tourism in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica

 
This is the first of a series of blog posts about ecotourism and rural tourism in Costa Rica. Earlier this month, we organised a tour for Hannah, Kasi and Simone, bloggers and members of the Ethical Influencer Network. Hannah kicks off the series by sharing with us her experience at the Juanilama community:
 
A little over two weeks ago, I was sitting in …

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Visiting the Huasco Coast – Whale-Watching in Chile

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Chile

 
In our Happy Travellers category, we have had many generous travellers sharing their experiences, with words and/or pictures, to show the incredible places they visited in Latin America. Recently we’ve had Carolina and Camilo sharing pictures of their rural homestay near Bariloche (Argentinean Patagonia), and Matt, who shared some pictures of his Amazon rainforest adventures in Peru and Colombia. This time we travel to Chile, where Gabriele …

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Scenes From a Rural Homestay in Argentina

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Argentina

Following on from our short but sweet photo journey through the Colombian and Peruvian Amazon last week, in this post we thought we’d offer you a glimpse of a rural homestay in Argentina. Once again, the lovely photos come courtesy of some of our Happy Travellers – and offer a new insight into this huge and mesmerising land: Patagonia.
Rural landscapes around Bariloche
Bariloche is …

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An Amazon Adventure – Photos from the Peruvian and Colombian Jungle

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Colombia, Peru

 
About a year ago we sent Harry and Danny on an epic South American Adventure. They came back with lots of stories and some great pics, which they shared with us through their #AdventureLust series. We have also had great photo posts from some of our many Happy Travellers. But it has been too long since our last photo post, so we’re …

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Backpacking South America – In Pictures (Part 2 of 2)

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Argentina, Chile

 
Late last year, we organised an exciting multi-country backpacking tour of South America for Mala and Anna, crossing the continent from Bolivia, through the Atacama Desert in Chile and visiting northern Argentina before skipping across to the impressive Iguazu Falls and finally ending their trip in Buenos Aires. As we mentioned in the first post, Backpacking South America – In …

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Backpacking Colombia – In Pictures

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Colombia

 
A year ago we sent Kevin Rushby, one of the best Guardian travel writers, to Colombia. He produced some beautiful material, in particular the featured articles Colombia’s Lost City: lore of the jungle and Colombia is full of beans: coffee regions open for tourism. Those, combined with the improvement of Colombia’s image as a tourist destination, led this stunning country to becoming one of our best …

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Incredible Argentina Adventure in 15 days

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Argentina

 
We’ve been quite busy these past weeks on a couple of big projects. First, we helped Outpost Magazine, a Canadian travel magazine, to organise their Colombia Expedition. Four of their best travel journalists are visiting stunning places in Colombia, including the Chicamocha Canyon, the Amazon rainforest, Cartagena and Tayrona National Park. You can read about their expedition on the opXpedtions Colombia website or …

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Backpacking South America – In Pictures (Part 1 of 2)

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Bolivia, Chile

Earlier this year, Mala and Anna decided to go on a South America Adventure with us. They started in Bolivia, crossed the salt flats to reach the Atacama Desert in Chile and then the Andes to Purmamarca in Argentina. Before arriving to Buenos Aires, they spend a couple of days visiting the impressive Iguazu Falls. We were a bit jealous …

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