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Dakar 2016: Argentina and Bolivia

The Dakar 2016 starts  in Buenos Aires on 3 January with a record 556 competitors from 60 nations. There are expected to be 354 vehicles in the race, 143 motorcycles, 46 quad bikes, 110 cars and 55 trucks. For the comptetitors it is a race that combines difficulty of terrain with endurance, altitude, and navigational […]

Central America Handbook

A new edition of the Central America Handbook has just been published. It is full of helpful, comprehensive and practical information making it a valuable guidebook for travellers to Central America.  It is densely packed with useful listings of restaurants, cafes and bars, hotels, hostels and lodges and contains information about buses, markets, festivals, sights and activities. The Central America Handbook will make a very […]

Latin America – job opportunities in the travel industry

Central & South America Revealed are looking to recruit additional Travel Sales Consultants to augment our existing team in Shepperton as our company continues to expand. Minimum of 2 years F.I.T. tailor-made travel sales experience Informed knowledge of Latin America travel destinations and products Good communication skills (verbal and written) Performance and results-driven Flexible team player Confident self-starter […]

Wines of South America

Wine has been made in South America for centuries but it is only in the last 25 years that they have begun to be noticed in the European market, with significant  commercial success for Chilean brands. Argentine malbec and Chilean carmenere and cabernet sauvignons are widely recognised but did you know that Uruguay, Bolivia and Brazil are all […]

Luxury Travel Fair at Olympia until 8 Nov

The Luxury Travel Fair is underway at Olympia West with the Spirit of Christmas Show downstairs in the main exhibition hall. You can find us at stand D23. There is clearly lots of excitement about the new British Airways flights to San Jose in Costa Rica and to Lima, Peru starting in April. Amongst other […]

Photography Exhibition – Tales from Latin America

Experience Latin America through a series of short photo essays from Ecuador, Chile, Peru, Bolivia and Argentina by Matthew Williams-Ellis. Featuring documentary, landscape and portrait photography, the exhibition offers encounters with people and places including Argentinian Gauchos, impressive Patagonian landscapes and takes you to the glacier summit of Ecuador’s Cotopaxi volcano (5897m). Photographic Tales from Latin America  by Matthew […]

Central America Holidays – Fun and Adventure

There are lots of reasons to visit Central America if you are after a fun-packed holiday with a difference: white-water rafting fantastic beaches zip-lining ancient ruins snorkelling bird-watching local markets dramatic volcanoes colonial heritage horse-riding rainforest and cloudforest Please come and see us at the Family Travel Show at Olympia, Sat 31 Oct – Sun 1 Nov. Stand […]

Coming soon: Family Travel Show, Olympia 31Oct-1Nov

Central and South America Revealed will be exhibiting at the Family Travel Show at Olympia, Sat 31 Oct – Sun 1 Nov. Stand number E14. Top family destinations in Latin America: Galapagos Islands, Belize, Peru, Costa Rica and Nicaragua For a family holiday with a difference or to discuss your plans for travelling to Mexico, Central or South America please come […]

New Galapagos Ship – Santa Cruz II

The newest ship to the Galapagos Islands, the Santa Cruz II is currently on her maiden voyage. The Santa Cruz II offers 50 good sized cabins over 5 decks for a total of 90 passengers. With an average of just 11 passengers per guide there is a highly-personal service. Facilities include kayaks, snorkelling equipment and […]

Crossing the Andes by train – Channel 5

Chris Tarrant reports on some of the world’s most interesting railways.