Ask A Travel Expert: What’s In Your Carry-On?

By Allie E. Almario Let’s be honest – long international flights don’t always go as planned.  Travel glitches are a reality, as anyone who has experienced unexpected delays, cancelled flights, or bad weather.  As a seasoned traveler to South America, I have my packing list down...
Your Galapagos packing list

Your Galapagos Packing List

By Allie E. Almario Did you know that Galapagos flights from the mainland have a weight limit of 44 lbs for luggage? On inter-island flights (from Baltra to Isabela, for example), the limits are even stricter – 20 lbs or less. Therefore, packing light is essential. PRO TIP:...

What To Pack For The Amazon

By Allie Almario The Amazon region covers about 40% of the entire continent of South America. For many travelers, the opportunity to explore the rich bio-diversity of the rainforest is not to be missed. In fact, according to the World Wildlife Fund, there are at least 40,000...