Americas Travel Guides
Mayan Mexico is a hub for culture, history, and flavour. The Mayan people settled along what is now known as Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, Belize, and parts of modern-day Guatemala. At one point in time, there were approximately 2 million Maya. Today, this part of Mexico and Central America hosts many visitors wanting a relaxing vacation. But with so many amazing places to go, how will you decide? This article will give you the inside scoop on where to go on an expedition through Mayan Mexico, including beaches, ruins, restaurants, and other must-stops along the way!
Home to an abundant number of plant, fish, bird, and mammal species, the Brazilian Amazon is a top destination for jungle tourism in South America. Luckily for you, we have narrowed down the large region to the top seven places to visit while exploring the Brazilian Amazon.
From trending hashtags on social media to headline news in publications like The New York Times and BBC, the terrifying headlines are everywhere: the Amazon Rainforest is on fire. So what is exactly happening? And, perhaps even more pressing, what can we as individuals and travelers do to help?
We are here to walk you through it! Continue reading for the breakdown of the Amazon Rainforest fire updates, as well as nine things you can do to help.
Right along the equator in the Pacific Ocean is a group of volcanic islands: the Galápagos Islands. The diversity of plant and animal life has made these islands a dream destination for wildlife viewers. For those who are able to reach this remote archipelago, you’ll see some of the most incredible birds, reptiles, flora, and fauna in the world. Here are just some of the types of wildlife you’d see on an expedition to the Galápagos!
Trying to plan a family getaway but not sure where to start? We know it can be difficult to travel with the whole family. After all, how do you find a destination that is appealing to both adults and kids of various ages? Luckily, we have done the work for you! Read below to discover five of the top family-friendly destinations in the world.
Costa Rica is a lush and vibrant country filled with colorful flora and fauna, friendly locals, and a lifetime of memories awaiting adventurous travelers. Known as the eco-tourism capital of the world, this destination offers tropical rainforests, stunning beaches, and an abundance of culture. But when is the best time to visit Costa Rica? We’ve got the answer here!
Often overlooked by neighboring Peru, Chile, and Argentina, Bolivia has remained somewhat of a hidden gem in South America. However, with its incredibly diverse landscapes, rugged natural beauty, and rich cultural traditions, Bolivia is a beautiful country full of adventure (and not very many tourists!).
But we do not have to work too hard to convince you; Bolivia’s beauty speaks for itself! Continue reading below to see for yourself all of the incredible things that Bolivia has to offer!
Full of multiple climate zones at all times of the year, Chile has an infinite amount of activities to offer its visitors. From icy glaciers to luscious green rain forests, dry deserts, and stunning sandy beaches, Chile truly has it all. With great weather year-round, there’s no excuse not to visit! With so much to offer, we’ve done the research for you and narrowed it all down to the top 9 things to do in Chile:
If your travel dreams have always felt bigger than your bank account, we have good news for you. We’re excited to announce that we’re rolling out Acanela Local Expeditions — affordable tours to some of the world’s most extraordinary destinations.
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