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By Saskia
On: 22nd August, 2013

Trancoso, My Favourite Place in Brazil

  • Brazil

Brazil is a destination that brings the heat, in every respect of the word. The destination on every cool hunter's radar at the moment? Trancoso. Our Latin America expert Saskia has just returned from a trip to beach idyll and reckons it's the dream luxury break destination...

A restaurant on the coast of Uruguay
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By Saskia
On: 16th August, 2013

Luxury holidays in Uruguay: challenging its underdog status!

  • Uruguay

A question our Latin American expert Sas gets asked time and time again: 'Why go on holiday in Uruguay; doesn't Argentina have it all?'

Galapagos Archipelago
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By Saskia
On: 21st August, 2012

Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands - The Perfect Combo!

  • Ecuador & the Galapagos
  • South America

Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands are like bread and butter, strawberries and cream, Posh and Becks…You get the picture: they make a damn good couple, and a damn good basis for a bespoke holiday in Latin America.

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By Saskia
On: 14th August, 2012

Escape this October Half Term

  • UK
  • Finland

After a few begrudged moans at the thought of endless traffic jams, no seats on tubes, and our glorious city being over run by too many tourists, we were in fact, proved wrong. We loved the Olympics and have been well and truly hit by the Olympic bug that spread far and wide. The 'Inspire a…

Ropa vieja
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By Saskia
On: 31st July, 2012

The Joy of Cuban Food

  • Cuba

The joy of Cuban food

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By Saskia
On: 21st December, 2011

80 Senses: #74 - Cotopaxi Volcano

  • Ecuador & the Galapagos

Climb the 'Neck of the Moon'... Contrary to popular belief, Ecuador is more than just a staging post for trips to the Galapagos Islands. In fact it's a mighty fine destination in its own right.

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By Saskia
On: 21st December, 2011

80 Senses: #73 - Cuban Cigars

  • Cuba

Havana, Hemingway-style.

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By Saskia
On: 21st December, 2011

80 Senses: #71 - Best Things To Do in Madeira

  • Portugal

Oxymoron ahoy. Extreme sports in Madeira.

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By Saskia
On: 20th December, 2011

80 Senses #70... Cracking ice, Grey Glacier in Chile

  • Chile

Crisis or cycle?

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By Saskia
On: 20th December, 2011

80 Senses: #68 - The Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats

  • Bolivia

The weirdest view in the world... In the southwest corner of Bolivia lies the Salar de Uyuni: one of the most surreal places on earth. Spread out over more than 4,000 square miles like an ivory ocean, these are the largest salt flats on earth.