Latin America

Inside the Museu do Amanha (Museum of Tomorrow) in Brazil. (Photo credit: Cesar Barreto)

Posted on June 23rd, 2016

The Olympic Flame Heads for Rio

As of June 30, there are 36 days left until the Aug. 5 opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics at the iconic Macarana Stadium; closing ceremonies on Aug. 21 will also be held at this famous stadium.
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The new explora Valle Sagrado hotel in Peru offers exploration programs in Pisac, Vilacabamba, and Moray. 

Posted on June 23rd, 2016

explora Valle Sagrado Puts the Accent on Exploring

With the opening of explora Valle Sagrado in Peru’s Sacred Valley on July 1, the explora group will be welcoming guests to its first hotel outside Chile.
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Flash Tour USA's Chile FAM visits some of the country's wine lands.

Posted on June 23rd, 2016

Chile FAM

Flash Tour USA is offering a 6-day Chile FAM Dec. 1-6, 2016.
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Collette's 14-day Exploring South Africa, Victoria Falls & Botswana Trip of a Lifetime itinerary features a game drive at Chobe National Park in Botswana.

Posted on June 7th, 2016

Collette Extends Savings on Trip of a Lifetime Itineraries

Agents can save their clients up to $1,500 per couple on Collette’s recently launched Trip of a Lifetime itineraries in Africa, Asia, Australia, and South America when using the promo code BUCKETLIST.
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Elegant Hotels is one of the hotels listed for a CyberSummer deal.

Posted on June 6th, 2016

CyberSummer Sale

June 20th marks the first day of summer, and to celebrate 19 hotels and resorts are offering major savings during the fourth annual CyberSummer event.
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Jungle Spa at Belcampo Belize.

Posted on June 1st, 2016

Eco-Friendly Honeymoons

Luring travelers with rich ecosystems, sparkling beaches, ancient civilizations, and stunning eco-lodges, Central American countries are well positioned to reap the gains from a growing crop of newlyweds choosing eco-friendly honeymoons.
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An oceanfront infinity pool at the Westin Playa Bonita in Panama City, Panama.

Posted on May 12th, 2016

Get Pampered and Play at Westin Playa Bonita Panama

The Westin Playa Bonita is offering a Luxe & Local Panama package for travelers looking to escape to tropical Panama City, Panama for an indulgent getaway sprinkled with a bit of adventure.
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CUBA-Allianz

Posted on May 12th, 2016

Allianz Survey Reveals American Attitudes Towards Cuba Travel

A survey by travel insurance provider Allianz Global Assistance has found that although 42 percent of Americans are interested in visiting Cuba now that travel restrictions from the U.S. have been eased, 70 percent are currently unlikely to do so.
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Club Med allowed visitors at the Sydney Travel Expo in Australia to test its new 360-degree virtual reality tours first-hand.

Posted on May 3rd, 2016

The Reality of Virtual Travel

Virtual reality technology is popping up across all sectors of the travel industry, bringing your clients closer to far-flung destinations and you closer to closing that deal.
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Tara Tours offers trips to Guatemala, with excursions to Tikal.

Posted on May 1st, 2016

New Frontiers in Travel

It’s always interesting to learn what new discoveries specialists in travel to Latin America have made on recent journeys. It’s even better to find these discoveries in new client-pleasing vacations. We asked an adventurous quartet of U.S. tour operators the following: “What is the one corner of Latin America that you think might be the next new-frontier/new-attraction for North American travelers?”
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