Latin America

House of Jasmines is one of many luxe hotels in Argentina.

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

Tours to Argentina

Here's a sprinkling of tours to Argentina from U.S. tour operators.
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Spa time at the family-run House of Jasmines estancia.

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

Upscaling The Wilderness

Go adventuring in style amidst Latin America’s remote and celebrated natural landscapes and culture sites, including in Argentina, where Salta and its environs shine.
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Posted on January 29th, 2015

Tune In to Ecuador at Super Bowl XLIX

Guess who’s a player at the Super Bowl this Sunday? Ecuador’s Ministry of Tourism, up and running at the half-time advertising break to tell fans and viewers: All You Need is Ecuador.
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A vintage car on the streets of Havana.(Photo courtesy of Travoca.)

Posted on January 21st, 2015

Cuba’s New Travel Regulations

For over 50 years, travel to Cuba has been limited from the U.S., but as of last Friday, new travel rules between the two countries are now in effect. This could mean big changes for both travelers and travel advisors, but tell clients not to start packing just yet.
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Save Wall Street Photo

Posted on January 13th, 2015

Costa Rica to the Rescue

While the temperature plunged to an all-time low for this year’s winter season—10℉, not counting the wind chill factor—and the stock market shot up a staggering 323 points on the Dow Jones, our good neighbors from the Costa Rica Tourism Ministry came to New York City to launch their Save the Americans campaign. The rescue victims are the overworked American worker and the rescue cure is—you guessed it: come relax in Costa Rica.
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The Chachapoyas fortress of Kuelap.

Posted on December 10th, 2014

Visit Peru’s Ancient Ruins

After last year's announcement to build a tram to the ruins of Choquequirao, the government of Peru has announced plans for a second tram headed to the ancient Chachapoyas fortress of Kuelap. The new cable car is expected to accommodate up to 1,000 visitors to Kuelap every hour.
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The Carib houses—good night.

Posted on December 10th, 2014

Caribbean Costa Rica: Authentically Yours

Let’s seriously consider a corner of Costa Rica that this traveler is not sure even the Costa Ricans know is there—the Caribbean coast, no match for the high-end pleasures and treasures of the Pacific coast, but a perfect match for clients who want wildlife viewing, snorkeling and surfing, laid-back beach towns, a join-in nightlife, and a less-costly vacation.
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The Huancahuasi Lodge in Peru.

Posted on December 8th, 2014

Checking-in To Latin America

Latin America continues to move upmarket, with hotel development a boom industry - especially in the luxury boutique hotels.
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Posted on December 1st, 2014

Tara Tours FAM to Panama

Tara Tours is offering an all-inclusive FAM to Panama in 2015.
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Vila interion at Mukul Beack, Golf & Spa. (Photo credit: Ryan Forbes.)

Posted on November 20th, 2014

Luxury Resort in Nicaragua

Nicaragua is the home of the country's first luxury resort, Mukul Beach, Golf & Spa.
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