Double Your Pleasure, Double Your Fun

Published on June 18, 2021

Visit two of southern Chile’s spectacular national parks on an ambitious Las Torres Reserve day trip that includes Torres del Paine and Bernardo O’Higgins (Chile’s largest national park). This journey into the heart of the Torres del Paine features constant views of…

Read More

Enchanted Expeditions Joins Emerging Destinations

Published on June 1, 2021

More than 40 years ago, Enchanted Expeditions pioneered personalized, small-boat cruises in the Galapagos Islands as well as inspiring encounters in Ecuador’s Amazon, Andes and Pacific Coast regions. Their ready-made and custom-designed itineraries are for those seeking a genuine local experience, whether…

Read More

Travel Light and Enjoy the Hike

Published on May 26, 2021

All of the Las Torres Reserve accommodation styles offer an all-inclusive option that includes meals and a comfy place to spend the night. By traveling light — without a tent, sleeping bag, cooking equipment, heavy backpack, etc. — you can enjoy more…

Read More

Four Surprising Facts About the Recoleta Grand in Buenos Aires

Published on May 20, 2021

Think you know everything about the Recoleta Grand in Buenos Aires? Check out these surprising things that you probably didn’t know about the luxury hotel in the Argentine capital: There’s a Cool Rooftop Pool Take a dip, enjoy a sip, or have…

Read More

“O” My! The Long Way Around Torres del Paine

Published on May 6, 2021

For hikers planning a trek in Torres del Paine National Park, the big question is always which of the two legendary routes should you take — the W or the O? While most people opt for the former because it’s shorter in…

Read More

South America Is Back! And Better Than Ever

Published on April 22, 2021

As the world slowly but surely gets vaccinated, the international travel starts to open up again, Grand Hotels Lux is looking forward to welcoming guests back to its luxury urban, beach, and rainforest hotels in Argentina and Uruguay. From romantic Buenos Aires…

Read More

Introducing the Enchanted Travel family in the Galapagos and Mainland Ecuador

Published on April 19, 2021

The Enchanted family of travel brands offer 40 years of experience operating tours to the Galapagos Islands, Mainland Ecuador, and beyond and includes: * Enchanted Expeditions, a DMC, based in Quito, Ecuador, * Two 4 star Yachts in the Galapagos Islands: the…

Read More

Read All About It! Read All About It! Las Torres Wins Global Vision Award

Published on March 22, 2021

Travel + Leisure magazine has honored Las Torres Reserve with a Global Vision Award as an experience that changes the way people think about tourism. Along with Gladiator Trek on Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and Planet Abled in India, Las Torres was…

Read More

Chile Pulls Ahead in the Vaccination Race

Published on March 9, 2021

Chile has emerged as the clear front runner in Latin America’s race to get as many people as possible vaccinated against Covid-19. According to the latest figures from the Our World in Data project at Oxford University in England, Chile is currently…

Read More

Las Torres Unveils the Human Side of Patagonia

Published on February 18, 2021

It’s not all about incredible Chilean nature. Las Torres Reserve offers several half- and full-day tours that feature Patagonia’s human history and culture including a “Patagón” time trip excursion that examines remnants of the region’s ancient indigenous cultures and a “Baqueano Cultural…

Read More

You Can Also Chill Out in Patagonia

Published on January 29, 2021

Patagonia may be world renowned for outdoor adventure. But part of the fun of visiting Torres del Paine National Park is letting your mind and body relax. In addition to hiking and horseback riding, guests at Las Torres Reserve can chill out…

Read More

Cruising with Caimans (and Other Critters) in Karanambu

Published on January 25, 2021

The one wildlife species you’re bound to encounter several times during your trip into the heart of Guyana is the black caiman, a crocodile-like reptile that inhabits South America’s tropical wilderness. Sprawled on the banks of rivers with their mouths agape, or…

Read More

Read All About It! Read All About It! How Amazonians saved the “Terminator” of the fish world

Published on January 8, 2021

CNN recently ran a story about how Indigenous communities in the Amazon Basin are helping save the arapaima, a massive predator fish that also makes pretty tasty eating. Quotable quote: “As fish go, the arapaima is pretty extraordinary. Found in the Amazon…

Read More

“Mash” — Guyana’s Ultimate Bash

Published on December 30, 2020

On the 23rd of February 1970, Guyana became an independent nation. Every year, to commemorate this historic moment, Guyanese across the nation celebrate Mashramani. This indigenous word means “celebration after hard work” — which in this case reflects the hard work that…

Read More

Four Ways to Trek the Legendary “W” Trail

Published on December 26, 2020

“Breathtaking scenery from approach to finish,” says, the planet’s foremost hiking website. “Great accommodations as well. Overall one of the world’s great (hikes).” “Home to some of the world’s most dramatic and pristine mountain landscapes,” writes Green Global. “A delight to…

Read More

2021 Wish List for Sustainability in the Amazon Rainforest Peru

Published on December 22, 2020

The past year has been hard for everyone. But now that 2020 is in the rear-view mirror, Jungle Experiences looks to the future with renewed optimism. Their biggest goal for 2021 is to continue taking good care of the Amazon environment with…

Read More

It’s Not Too Late for Patagonia

Published on December 9, 2020

There’s still plenty of summer left at the bottom end of planet Earth. Which means it’s not too late to hike the legendary “W” and “O” Trails in Patagonia’s Torres del Paine National Park. Check out the deals still available from Las…

Read More

Peru is Back! And So Is Amazon Cruising

Published on December 3, 2020

In case you missed the news, Peru resumed international flights from neighboring South American countries in October and continues to add other countries to the list. So it’s time to start thinking about a Jungle Experiences cruise in the Peruvian Amazon. In…

Read More

The Ultimate Two-Week Trip to Guyana

Published on November 25, 2020

What’s the ultimate Guyana adventure? How about 14 days of exploration that ranges from the Atlantic coast and mountains to the Amazon rainforest and savannas including jungle treks, river journeys, an adrenalin pumping 4×4 safari, spectacular Kaieteur Falls, staying at a working…

Read More

Top Five Animals to Spot in Torres del Paine National Park

Published on November 19, 2020

Las Torres Reserve offers its picks for the top five wild animals to see (and hopefully photograph) in southern Chile’s incomparable Torres del Paine National Park: Guanaco One of four camelids found in South America, the guanaco is closely related to the…

Read More