Category Archives: News

Crossing the Andes by Train – Channel 5

Chris Tarrant reports on some of the world’s most interesting railways. http://www.channel5.com/shows/chris-tarrant-extreme-railway-journeys/episodes/andes


Patagonia: Earth’s Secret Paradise – BBC series

Part 3: Life on the Edge Rockhopper penguins, giant king crabs and killer whales. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b06gqsqn/patagonia-earths-secret-paradise-3-life-on-the-edge   Part 2: Heat and Dust Desert-dwelling penguins, giant guinea pigs and baby guanacos. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b06fnkr7/patagonia-earths-secret-paradise-2-heat-and-dust   Part 1: Fire and Ice Pumas, condors, Patagonian foxes and hummingbirds. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b06dpmyr/patagonia-earths-secret-paradise-1-fire-and-ice    


Chile creates Easter Island Marine Reserve

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet has announced the creation of two marine conservation parks in the Pacific Ocean around Easter Island and the Juan Fernandez archipelago which includes Robinson Crusoe Island and Selkirk Island. Together, the two marine reserves will cover around a million square kilometres. Commercial fishing will be banned in these waters allowing depleted fish […]


New website: Panama Revealed

Everyone knows about the canal but there is so much more to discover in Panama, from tropical rainforests, hiking and fantastic bird watching to white-water rafting, kayaking, pristine beaches and island hideaways. We have just launched our new Panama Revealed site to help you plan your itinerary to this interesting country. www.panamarevealed.co.uk      


Stephen Fry in Central America – ITV link

Episode 4: Costa Rica and Panama https://www.itv.com/itvplayer/stephen-fry-in-central-america/series-1/episode-4-costa-rica-to-panama Episode 3:  El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua https://www.itv.com/itvplayer/stephen-fry-in-central-america/series-1/episode-3-el-salvador-to-nicaragua Episode 2:  Belize and Guatemala https://www.itv.com/itvplayer/stephen-fry-in-central-america/series-1/episode-2-belize-to-guatemala Episode 1: Mexico https://www.itv.com/itvplayer/stephen-fry-in-central-america/series-1/episode-1-mexico        


Chile Earthquake – update

An 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile at 19.54 local time on 16 September. The epicentre was 144 miles north-west of Santiago at a depth of around 6 miles. It produced tremors, caused buildings to sway and 15ft high waves along the coast around Coquimbo. Five people are confirmed to have died and a million people were evacuated from coastal […]


Latin America Charities Forum

The 3rd Annual Latin America Charities Forum took place in London on 10 Sept 2015 in the boardroom of BTG Pactual in London. The event brings together funding organisations with NGOs running projects on the ground in Mexico, Central and South America and beyond. The event was organised and hosted by the Latin America Travel […]


New website – Cuba Revealed

We are delighted to reveal our new website: Cuba Revealed http://cubarevealed.co.uk This is a country on the cusp of change and there has never been a better time to visit. Please explore our new website and give our team of travel experts a call to book your holiday to this extraordinary and fascinating island. This is the 10th  website […]


BA to fly to Lima, Peru from May 2016

British Airways will be starting a direct service from Gatwick to Lima, Peru, also starting in May 2016. This will be three times a week until October and then reduces to twice a week. British Airways has also announced a new direct service to San Jose, Costa Rica  in May 2016. It will initially be a twice […]


Coming soon: Luxury Travel Show at Olympia, 5-8 Nov 2015

Central and South America Revealed will be returning to Olympia for this year’s Luxury Travel Show, 5-8 November. Please come and talk to our experts at stand number D23.