Tag: Latin America

The Giant Tortoise of the Galapagos Islands

The Giant Tortoises of the Galapagos Islands are native to the islands and are known for their extremely long lives, many over 100 years, and being brought back from the brink of extinction. These beautiful […]

The Perks of Work: Employee Travel Testimonial – 11 Day Kaleidoscope of Guatemala & Honduras

Guatemala & Honduras are two countries becoming hugely popular with tourists thanks to their beautiful culture and inspiring history. We caught up with Derick, an employee of Gate 1 Travel, who took the 11 Day […]

Magical Tikal, Guatemala

The Mayan people left a huge mark on parts of Central America.

The Past and the Present in Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena, Colombia is a vibrant and exciting city located on the northern coast of South America, facing the Caribbean Sea.

The Untamed Landscape of Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls span the countries of both Brazil and Argentina in South America. The falls are twice that of Niagara and were declared one of the New 7 Wonders of the Natural World, along with Table Mountain in Capetown and the Amazon Rain-forest.

The Mystery of Machu Picchu in Cusco, Peru.

The history of the Incas is a fascinating and incredible one. Their history and legend is so great that they left their biggest mystery behind in the form of Machu Picchu.

The sun sets over the harbor in San Carlos, Mexico

San Carlos, Mexico is a fishing village off the Sea of Cortez in the state of Sonora, right below Arizona.

Cable car ride to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain, Rio De Janiero, Brazil

The cable car ride to Sugar Loaf Mountain is full of beautiful views and sky high heights! When you get to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain you will see views of the Atlantic Ocean, Guanabara Bay and the city of Rio.

The Beautiful Colors of Sacred Valley, Peru

The textiles, blankets, food and jewelry of Peru’s Pisac Village Market leave an eye-pleasing impression on the passerby.