7 Iconic Places to Visit in Argentina

You’ve got to love Argentina. It’s big, it’s beautiful, and it is literally bursting with must-see attractions for international travellers, and so it is no surprise that the country constantly ranks as South America’s best holiday destination. Almost 7 million of us visited Argentina in 2018, and 2019 promises to be the country’s best year…

Explore Patagonia On A Small Group Escorted Tour

When it comes to Bucket List adventures, Patagonia tops many lists, and if you dream of visiting this vast, diverse, and breathtakingly beautiful region shared by Argentina and Chile, one of the best ways to do so is on a small group escorted tour, and here’s why… While easily accessible, Patagonia is not the easiest…

Salar De Uyuni: Where Fun Photography Takes a New Perspective!

There are many reasons to visit Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia… It’s remote, it’s magical, and it is one of the most beautiful landscapes you are ever likely to see, and if you love combining travel with photography, the world’s largest Salt Lake should be your number #1 holiday destination in 2017! Taking perspective photos…

Friday’s Photo Session La Quiaca to Ushuaia – An Argentine Adventure

There are so many beautiful countries in the world that it’s hard to pick a favourite, but if I had to narrow it down, Argentina would most definitely feature in my top three. A beautiful country with amazing landscapes, friendly people, endless sightseeing activities, breathtaking national parks, fine wines, and arguably, the best steaks in…

Travelling in Argentina – It’s Affordable Again

If you dream of travelling throughout Argentina, you will be pleased to know that the exchange rate is looking good for foreign travellers right now, and you could get a whole lot more Dinero for your Dollar in 2014! When we first visited Argentina in 2000, it was one of the cheapest places to travel…

Friday’s Photo Session – Talampaya National Park – Argentina

One of the most beautiful places in South America, El Parque Nacional Talampaya is a ‘must see’ for anyone visiting the La Rioja Province of Argentina. Located some 217km from the city of La Rioja, this majestic UNESCO Heritage Site is easily accessible by car, and whether you decide to drive along yourself or take…

A-Z of Travel – C is for Chile, Chilli and Chilly!

It’s long, it’s lithe and it offers a whole list of things to see and do, Chile is the perfect holiday destination for those who appreciate ever-changing landscapes, secluded retreats and fine Chilean wines. An awe-inspiring example of nature’s great splendour and power, Chile sits comfortably between the Andean mountain range and the Pacific Ocean,…

Travelling in Bolivia – La Paz, La Quiaca and Beyond

Bolivia is not only one of the fastest growing destinations in South America, but it is also one of the most geographically diverse, and if you are looking for a truly unique “non-touristy” travel experience, you will more than appreciate what Bolivia has to offer. As one of only two ‘landlocked’ countries within South America…

Don’t Cry for Me Argentina (The truth is, I never left you!)

If you asked me to name my favourite country in the whole world, I would struggle to pick just one, but Argentina would certainly feature in my top three, and I cannot wait to return to this passionate land of fine wines, fine dining, and breathtaking scenery. We first visited Argentina some 12 years ago,…

Summing Up South America

It may be a huge expanse of land combining a multitude of different countries, languages and cultures, but there is something very warm and inviting about South America, and as such, it attracts millions of new travellers each year. With its prime location between the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans, the breathtaking Andes Mountain range…