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Luxury travel in Peru

Experiencing the Height of Luxury: Travelling through Peru's Enchanting Landscapes Peru, a land of ancient wonders and breathtaking landscapes, beckons travellers from across the globe with promises of unforgettable experiences. While its rich history and diverse culture are well-known, Peru also offers a haven for luxury travellers seeking opulence amidst its natural splendour. From [...]

Where to travel in 2024

As the New Year approaches many of you will already have trips planned for 2024. We’ve seen a lot of clients booking well ahead for trips to some of our most popular destinations such as Brazil, Costa Rica, South Africa, Argentina, India and Antarctica. Although it’s not one of our featured destinations, we’ve also had [...]

Visiting Mompox in Colombia

On a recent trip to Colombia, Humboldt director Simon was fortunate enough to visit the beautiful historic colonial town of Mompox. Alexander von Humboldt visited the town in 1801 on his journey up the Rio Magdalena while Gabriel García Márquez famously wrote “Mompox doesn’t exist. Sometimes we dream about her, but she doesn’t exist”. [...]

Tiger Spotting in India

India is still very much the best place in the world to see Bengal tigers and the optimum time to see these beautiful big cats is between October to April. This is primarily because the climate is cooler, so game drives and travelling will be far more comfortable. The tiger spotting schedule fits well [...]

The Best Fly Cruises to Antarctica

Antarctica is a dream destination and one which is firmly on every travel bucket list. You can now fly to the White Continent on a luxury Fly Cruise, avoiding the notorious Drake Passage and saving you on 4 days at sea. It's a great way to maximise your time among the icebergs.

Luxury Hotel of the Month: November

As part of the Leading Hotels of the World group, guests can expect superior service and style throughout the hotel. The rooms offer chic and elegant design and boast stunning panoramic views over the bay or mountains and valley. The restaurant offers typical Argentinean cuisine with local flavours along with international dishes, all served up with beautiful views.

A Guide to Self Drive in Patagonia

As far as self-drive holidays go, there are few places in the world that lend themselves to this exciting method of travel as well as Patagonia does. Both the Argentine and Chilean side of this vast region are perfect to explore by car and both are very easy to navigate. The dramatic sweeping landscapes, unique culture and extraordinary wildlife make this region perfect for an adventurous trip.

Luxury Hotel of the Month: October

This 5* hotel is on the exclusive Small Luxury Hotels of the World list, and it's easy to see how it came to be there. The attention to detail is exquisite, along with exceptional service and an unforgettable view of the Arenal Volcano. Featuring an adults only section, this property is an ideal choice for couples craving privacy and wanting to escape from it all.

Luxury Hotel of the Month: September

Voted as one of Harper's Bazaar Top 25 Hotels in the World, and with numerous other awards under its belt, Bahia Vik is a premier hotel in Latin America. Set on a beautiful sweeping beach in Uruguay, this is the ideal place to relax and soak up the sun. Although Uruguay is often overshadowed by its bigger and flashier neighbours, it has much to offer the discerning traveller.

Chachapoyas: The New Machu Picchu?

Located in the north of the country, Chachapoyas and nearby Kuelap, are home to some incredibly well preserved constructions, including the Kuelap Fortress and colourful tombs set into the cliffs. Not only are there a selection of mind-blowing ancient history sites, but the area is also rich in wildlife (particularly hummingbirds), and has many beautiful waterfalls - including the 3rd highest waterfall in the world - Gocta Falls

Luxury Hotel of the Month: August

Built in harmony with the surrounding environment, this new Belmond hotel 'Las Casitas' is the premier accommodation option when staying at the Colca Canyon in Peru. The stunning surrounding landscapes can be viewed from various vistas throughout the property, but the best place is from the private 'casitas'.

Luxury Hotel of the Month: May

Mashpi Lodge is an ultra modern architectural marvel in the heart of the Ecuadorian cloud forest, offering an unforgettable luxury stay in one of the worlds most diverse environments. Recently featured on the 'Amazing Hotels' series by the BBC, Mashpi Lodge is a wonderful base from which to discover the flora and fauna of this [...]