Category: Americas

The waves in front of the Cabo Surf Hotel are consistent, yet gentle – perfect for learning to surf

Baja California: The land of contrasts

Mexico’s Baja California is indeed rough and rugged, yet rising out of this abrasive landscape are things of ridiculous beauty and unexpected sophistication. A journey to Mexico’s Baja Peninsula is…

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Frolick with horses at Half Moon Jamaica

Splash into the Caribbean on horseback

If you’ve ever had the joy of riding a horse in an open field, you know how exhilarating and fulfilling the experience can be: Jamaica’s Half Moon resort Horse riding…

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A native guide will take you across the grand plains of Chiloe

Witness thousands of migrating shorebirds in the sky in Chiloé

The Eastern Wetlands of Chiloé remain one of the world’s most expansive - and vital - ecosystems for a staggering range of creatures, most notably, families of Chilean flamingos, imposing…

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Cartegena is one of the country's most colourful towns

Creating decadent chocolate in Cartagena just for yourself

Colombia is often known as one of the capitals of coffee and cocoa in the world, but instead of carting back loads of pre-packaged beans and chocolate like most others…

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Cruise down the streets in a classic American car

Experience peace, chaos and vintage cars in Cuba

There's no country that offers more contradictions than Cuba: it is timeworn, and yet elegant - peaceful, and also chaotic - but whatever contrasts the country has, the one thing…

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The Great House is the main building on the island

Vacation on Richard Branson’s relaunched Necker Island in the Caribbean

Following a large-scale revamp of its lodgings, Necker Island has now reopened to sun-seekers from around the globe. Necker Island and its enduring celebrity status Business magnate Richard Branson famously…

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A treetop night in Tulum

In Tulum, Mexico, structures made from bejuco vines, plants local to the area, rise from the jungle. A strip of villas skirting treetops look out at turquoise sea. Frothy waves…

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Turquoise waters of the Exuma Island

Island whimsy in the Caribbean

A seaplane arrival over turquoise waters of the Exuma Island chain begins your journey to this 72-acre private island paradise. Bury your toes in the Caribbean’s powder-white sand and feel…

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The high elevations of Sheldon Chalet, combined with the crystal-clear mountain air make for stellar aurora-viewing by chris burkard

Northern Lights and Alaskan nights

Leave the day-trips, shore excursions and leaving-you-wanting-more fly-overs behind, there’s a new way to explore Alaska’s famous Denali National Park. Denaliís call to the wild Leave the day-trips, shore excursions…

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1960 MG MGA model used by Elvis in “My Blue Hawaii” film at Presley Motors Automobile Museum

VIP peek into Elvis Presley’s romantic home in Memphis

Graceland is the luxurious home of Elvis Presley, the King of Rock n Roll. Elvis sang some of the most romantic songs of our lifetime, including songs like Love Me…

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