Be inspired to visit South America

We love exploring the world, here we have compiled a selection of articles to inspire you to explore the incredible sights of Central and South America.

Get your Central & South America travel inspiration here

  1. Cuzco, Peru

    24 hours in Cuzco

    Cuzco is a beautiful city packed full of architectural gems. We share a few ideas on how to spend a day here.

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  2. Machu Picchu

    5 reasons to visit Peru

    Machu Picchu is one of the most visited sites in Peru but it alone is not enough to fully comprehend this exotic country. We share five reasons why travelling to Peru is a once in a lifetime experience

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  3. Iguacu Falls

    10 great natural wonders in South America

    From verdant valleys to colourful canyons; geysers to glaciers; the Atacama Desert to the Amazon rainforest – here's 10 reasons to put South America on your list

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  4. Rio Carnival

    The greatest party on earth

    Have you ever considered attending one of the most spectacular events on the planet? We take a quick look at the Rio Carnival and Mardis Gras.

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  5. Iguacu Falls

    Trip review: Chile, Argentina & Brazil

    With flamboyant cities, lunar landscapes and passionate people - travel writer, Samantha Wilson, describes her journey through these three contrasting countries

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  6. Machu Picchu, Peru

    Beyond the guidebook | South America

    Three members of the Travelsphere team tell us what you shouldn't miss on a trip to Central and South America.

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  7. Flamingoes, Chile

    Chile is climbing high

    If you are looking for reasons to visit Chile, look no further - we take a look at some of the highlights.

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  8. Christ The Redeemer , Rio, Brazil

    5 reasons to visit Rio de Janeiro

    There’s more to this vibrant Brazilian city than its colourful carnival and dazzling white-sand beaches, but they’re not bad places to start.

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  9. Classic Green American car in Cuban street

    Discover Latin America

    To visit Latin America is to embrace sensation, colour and an infectious energy - it’s a destination you’re sure to fall in love with. So, where to begin your journey?

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The wildlife of Central & South America

  1. Arenal Volcano

    A nature-lovers paradise

    Located in the heart of the Americas, Costa Rica is an ecologically-rich wonderland offering smoking volcanoes, fog-shrouded rainforests, glittering beaches and national parks full of incredible wildlife.

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  2. Galapagos wildlife

    Galapagos animal magic

    Take a look at some of the wildlife you could spot on a holiday to the Galapagos Islands.

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  3. Jaguar, Costa Rica

    Costa Rica's wondrous wildlife

    Perfect for nature lovers, Costa Rica showcases flora and fauna in all its glory. Here we take a look at just some of the animals you could encounter…

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Flavours of Central & South America

  1. World food

    Eat your way around the world

    There are so many delicious flavours to enjoy when you travel the world - we pull out a few of our favourite foodie experiences.

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  2. Local flavours - tour manager favourites

    Favourite Flavours

    We asked some of our Holiday Directors to give us the low down on the food you simply must try when you’re away. And let’s face it, they should know!

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