Category Archives: News

New Flights to Central & South America

Air Europa have just inaugurated a twice-weekly service from Gatwick via Madrid to Asuncion, Paraguay, departing on Wednesdays and Sundays. The first flights left last week. Return fares are available from £600 (including taxes) which will help put this little-known and interesting country on the map. In April British Airways launches a new direct flight to […]

Christmas Appeal – Give a Child a Smile

Give a child a smile this Christmas Please help us raise funds for a dental project in Buenos Aires to provide hundreds of poor children with a reason to smile this Christmas. On average, each child needs five treatments before their mouth is restored to full health. Each treatment costs £5, so a new smile costs just […]

Experience of a Lifetime

First time in Brazil – Alex Robinson’s Beginner’s Guide to Brazil in last week’s Sunday Times provides an excellent introduction to some of our favourite places in the south of the country. It is one of the most shared articles amongst digital subscribers. We received another endorsement as well this week. This time from a truly independent financial […]

Dakar 2016: Argentina & 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 […]

South American Handbook 2016

The South American Handbook is quite simply the very best guidebook there is. It is full of detailed, comprehensive and practical information making it indispensable for travellers to the region, from backpackers on a shoestring budget staying in cheap hostels to people travelling on business staying in the top hotels. It is densely packed with useful details about restaurants, cafes and bars, train and bus information, markets, festivals, […]

Latin America – travel industry job opportunities

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 Sunday 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 […]