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Experience South America

Day tours

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Quito Day Tour: Downtown Foodie and Culture (half day)

Starting at$59

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Quito Day Tour: Otavalo Market (full day)

Starting at$70

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Quito Day Tour: Cotopaxi (full day)

Starting at$50

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Cusco Day Tour: Scenic and City Highlights by Foot (half day)

Starting at$62

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Cusco Day Tour: Humantay Lagoon Hike (full day)

Starting at$50

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Cusco Day Tour: Maras, Moray and Chinchero (full day)

Starting at$18

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Lima Day Tour: City Highlights (half day)

Starting at$70

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Lima Day Tour: Highlights and Insiders Tour (half day)

Starting at$88

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Multi-day adventures

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The Inca Trail

Starting at$918

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Amazon to the Andes

Starting at$2,210

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Inca Discovery

Starting at$1,130

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Absolute Peru

Starting at$3,002

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Inca Discovery Plus

Starting at$1,258

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18-to-Thirtysomethings

Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro: Falls & Footy

Starting at$2,212

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Peru Panorama

Starting at$2,677

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National Geographic Journeys

Explore Machu Picchu

Starting at$1,899

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Sustainable travel

10 of the world's most amazing train journeys

6 min readPublished Nov 11, 2020

There’s something magical about a journey by train. Here are some of the world's most amazing trips you can take by rail.

The Reunification Express runs by the South China Sea just north of Hai Van Pass, between Hue and Hoi An – this country-spanning train line took nearly 40 years to complete.
Wildlife and nature

8 unusual animal migrations

6 min readPublished Nov 10, 2020

It's not just wildebeest and humpback whales that make huge journeys. From snakes to butterflies, here are nature's other great migrations.

Many Monarch Butterflies on a tree branch, with blue sky beyond, Michoacan.
Explore

The 10 best cities for expats

6 min readPublished Nov 4, 2020

Boasting prime job prospects, an appreciation for diversity and an active social scene, these are 10 of the best cities for expats.

Emigrating from your home country is not an easy decision © RyanJLane / Getty Images
Adventure travel

The 10 best treks in the world

6 min readPublished Oct 9, 2020

All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation.

A male hiker walks the trail to Key Summit on a sunny day along the Routeburn Track © Giantrabbit / Shutterstock
Adventure travel

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman are off on another epic motorbike adventure

7 min readPublished Oct 9, 2020

Their latest trek finds the actors crossing 13 countries and two continents on electric motorcycles.

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman are off on another epic motorbike adventure