Posts Categorized: South America

Peru with Grant

Found high on many people’s bucket list is the Inca “lost city” of Machu Picchu, and even with such lofty expectations, it certainly did not disappoint. However, our exploration of Peru leading up to Machu Picchu was a very worthwhile adventure on its own.

We arrived into Lima on a nonstop red-eye flight from Los Angeles onboard a very comfortable LATAM Dreamliner Boeing 787-800. The lie-flat business class seats, meal service and amenities were all top notch. Jet lag is nearly non-existant on the enhanced cabin conditions found on the Dreamliner, and being able to fully recline under a cosy duvet, it’s easy to achieve a well-rested state during this nearly eight hour flight. Read More...

Costa Rica with Charlotte

Our first night out with the new bride and groom we went into Tamarindo to watch the bull rodeo (very popular with the locals). The bride told us stories of her attending the rodeo with her family since she was a little girl. It was a blast, watching everyone who is “brave” enough to hop into the pens Read More...

Brazil & Argentina with Grant

This being our first visit to South America, we figured that Brazil, with its newfound status as emerging economic powerhouse and upcoming host nation of both soccer’s World Cup and the Olympics, would be a good place to start. Read More...

Peru & Amazon with Lisbet

This was our first visit to Peru and I can highly recommend it as a tourist destination, with sophisticated cities, amazing history, world class archaeological sites and incredible nature. 28 of the world’s 32 climate zones can be found in Peru and with that a huge variety of wildlife and plants. When you include great food, wine and friendly people, what more can you ask for? Read More...

Crystal Cruise of South America with Gisela

February is a great time of the year to travel to South America. Buenos Aires is an amazing city with wonderful architecture, very friendly people, great diversity, and in the historical neighborhood of San Telmo you will find many antique stores and craft and antique markets every Sunday. Read More...

Crystal Cruise of South America with Gisela

February is a great time of the year to travel to South America. Buenos Aires is an amazing city with wonderful architecture, very friendly people, great diversity, and in the historical neighborhood of San Telmo you will find many antique stores and craft and antique markets every Sunday. Not to be missed is Recoleta Read More...