Topic: Destination in Focus

Staff Pick Itinerary: Ultimate Galapagos Island Hopping

Best Galapagos Travel Specialist

Renee recently won a spot on the Condé Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialists list for the 2nd year in a row with a speciality in Ecuador and the Galapagos. Her nuanced knowledge of the region, including the most reputable and well-run Galapagos cruises and land-based experiences as well as an in-depth understanding of each island,

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Why South America Has Something for Everyone

Occasion & Milestone Trips South America

Whether you want to reunite with family, escape your routine and recharge on a wellness trip, or celebrate a milestone birthday, South America has something for everyone. With many luxury lodges and boutique hotels offering discounts and flexible booking policies right now, it’s a great time to start planning for late 2021 and 2022 travel.

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6 Blow-Your-Mind Colombian Stays

Casa Zahmar - Best Hotels in Colombia

Casa Zahmar It feels extra special to have a luxurious, private space to relax and unwind at the end of the day, especially if you’ve spent that day exploring and having new experiences in Colombia! Keep reading to find out why these boutique properties and private villas are the perfect Colombian basecamps to explore all

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How to Pick the Best Galapagos Cruise for You

What's The Best Galapagos Cruise Ship for Me?

The Galapagos Islands have so much to offer: wildlife like nowhere else in the world; ideal weather year-round; and the best small-ship, expedition style cruises. However, there are dozens of different cruises in the Galapagos, and navigating which option is the best fit for you, from vessel types and sizes to the countless itinerary options,

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How to Plan an Epic Patagonia + Antarctica Trip

antartica trips

A trip to Antarctica is a bucket-list-worthy adventure, and a once-in-a-lifetime chance to get to some of the farthest reaches of the world. Learn why combining Antarctica and Patagonia, two incredible and dramatic regions, is an excellent choice making the most of your investments and also making your trip that much more spectacular. 

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What is the best Antarctica Cruise for Me?

Antarctica Custom Trips

Antarctica is unlike any other destination in the world: a vast expanse of nearly untouched, pristine wilderness, striking blue glaciers, and incredible marine wildlife. Once you’ve decided to travel to Antarctica, the question then becomes “What’s the best Antarctica cruise for me?” What are the options, and where do you begin? How can you seamlessly

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Beyond Machu Picchu: Explora Sacred Valley, Luxury Hotel in Peru

Explora Sacred Valley Knowmad

Unless stated otherwise, the images or videos used in this blog post belong to Explora The Sacred Valley is often overlooked; sometimes folded into itineraries as a region to traverse on your way to the infamous Machu Picchu or merely a place to acclimatize before a trek on the Inca Trail. Truly the cultural and

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